Srinagar, December 31 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, four Indian troops were killed and several others injured in an attack on Indian paramilitary Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) training center in Lethpora area of Pulwama district, today.

A group of attackers entered the 185th battalion camp of the Central Reserve Police Force in Lethpora area of the district and opened fire at the camp. They first threw grenades and then opened fire and managed to get inside. Heavy reinforcement was immediately rushed to the spot. Reports said that two Kashmiri youth were also martyred by Indian troops during the siege and search operation in the area.

A CRPF spokesman told media fidayeen managed to enter Lethpora camp at 0210hrs. He said that gun battle was ensuing.

Those wounded were rushed to a hospital and senior CRPF and police officers reached the camp, he added.

Meanwhile, the authorities snapped mobile and internet services in Pulwama district. Media reports quoting police said that dozens of CRPF personnel had to “remain like hostages” in two buildings after a group of three attackers stormed their camp during the intervening night of Saturday and Sunday.


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