HMT Attack: Three militants travelling in a Maruti car carried out attack, 2 soldiers killed: IGP
'Car being chased by security forces; Initial investigations reveal JeM is behind attack, by evening we will ascertain all details’
Srinagar: Inspector General of Police Kashmir range Thursday said that three militants carried out the attack on army men at HMT on Srinagar-Baramulla killing two army men.
“Initial reports said that three militants were travelling in a Maruti car and two of them were carrying weapons, who fired indiscriminately at the army men leaving two of them seriously wounded. Reportedly, both injured soldiers have succumbed,” he said as per news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO).
The IGP Kashmir said that security forces are chasing the Maruti car and it seems that Jaish-e-Muhammad outfit has carried out the attack. “There seems to be the involvement of one or two foreign militants. By evening, we will ascertain the outfit that carried out the attack,” he said—(KNO)