One Sub Inspector of CRPF 29 Bn was killed and another injured when insurgents attacked a Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) vehicle in Pantha Chowk area of Srinagar.
The area has been cordoned off and search operation is underway.
Meanwhile, LeT spokesman Dr Abdullah Ghazanavi in a statement to Kashmir Dispatch claimed responsibility for the attack.
He claimed that three paramilitary forces personnel were killed while several others were injured in the attack.
More details awaited.