Friday, February 15, 2019

Kashmir | Pulwama Fidayeen Attack: All the updates

49 casualties
33 injured

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Friday: 15 Feb
Traffic Suspended
Official sources said that the traffic will remain suspended on the Lethpora highway for some time as the teams from National Investigation Agency (NIA) and National Security Guard (NSG) are arriving today to assist the Jammu and Kashmir police in forensic evaluation of the scene of the attack. 
Forensic Analysis

Experts of the anti-terror commando force National Security Guard (NSG) and investigators of the National Investigation Agency (NIA) are being sent to Jammu and Kashmir

Thursday: 14 Feb
Fidayeen Attack 
At least 44 paramilitary CRPF personnel were killed and several injured when a Jaish fidayeen rammed his explosive laden vehicle into a CRPF convoy along Srinagar-Jammu highway at Lethpora area in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Thursday (3.15pm).  

The 44-seater bus was reduced to a mangled iron heap due to impact of the blast.
It was part of convoy comprising around 70 vehicles.


Entire area under cordon
Sources said entire area where the incident took place was placed under cordon, while the forces were patrolling at sensitive locations to keep threats at bay.

Politicians condemn attack
The governor Satya Pal Malik strongly condemned the attack on a Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) convoy in Pulwama.










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