SPO killed, another injured in terrorist attack in J&K’s Kishtwar

A Special Police Officer (SPO) was killed and another injured today in a terrorist attack in Kishtwar district. The incident took place at remote Tandar village of Dachan in the afternoon.

A senior police official said some terrorists opened fire on two SPOs on duty, killing one of them and leaving the other critically injured. The terrorists fled the scene with two service rifles of the Jawans, the official said, adding reinforcements were rushed to the area to track down the assailants.