Five CRPF men, 2 militants killed in Pulwama attack

Terrorists storm CRPF camp in J&K's Pulwama jawan killed

Reportedly the militants hurled grenades and stormed the 185th battalion camp of CRPF in Lethpora in the restive Kashmir Valley around 2 am.

After barging in, the two militants secured positions in the CRPF camp located on the Srinagar-Jammu highway until they were killed. It also criticised the "Operation All Out" started by security forces earlier this year.

CRPF spokesman told media that three other CRPF personnel were also injured in the gunfight which began after a fidayeen terrorist group attacked the camp in the wee hours today. One of them was identified as Saifuddin Ganaie of Naugam. As per report, two of our men got injured during initial intrusion from J-K Police Commando training area side.

The sources said main building consist of three blocks, four floor each, block one is used for officer's family accommodation, second block is for main office and block three has been targeted by militants.

According to an armed force official, the militants belonged to the Pakistan-based terror outfit, Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) - who claimed responsibility for the attack. JeM statement issued to a local news agency in Srinagar stated the "blood of martyrs is yielding results".

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