Pulwama Gunfight: DIG South Kashmir injured
Srinagar, Feb 18 : Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of police, south Kashmir Range, Amit Kumar was injured during a gunfight with the militants in Pinglina village of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Monday, reports said.
Two militants and four soldiers including an officer were killed and five other soldiers including a Lieutenant Colonel injured during the course of firefight.
A civilian Mushtaq Ahmad Bhat (46) was also killed during the gunfight.
A police officer confirmed to GNS about the injury suffered by the DIG and said that he has received a bullet wound in his left thigh.
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