Pulwama, Jun 27 : A policeman was killed while two of his family members were killed after unknown gunmen attacked him at his home in Hariparigam village of Awantipora in South kashmir’s Pulwama district on Sunday late evening.
An official told that unknown gunmen attacked the cop identified as Fayaz Ahmad at his home, in which the cop received grievous injuries.
#Terrorists barged into the house of SPO Fayaz Ahmad of Hariparigam Awantipora & fired #indiscriminately. In this #terror incident, he along with his wife & daughter recieved #critical gunshot injuries. Fayaz Ahmad #succumbed to his injuries. Area cordoned off. Search going on.
— Kashmir Zone Police (@KashmirPolice) June 27, 2021
He said that in the attack wife and daughter of the cop also got critically injured.
The official said the injured trio were immediately rushed to a nearby health care facility, where cop was declared dead on arrival.
He said that the area has been cordoned off to nab the attackers—(KNO)
*Further details are awaited*