Insurgents launched a pre-dawn attack on police lines in Main Town of Pulwama district in south Kashmir and left four government forces men injured.
Sources told Kashmir Dispatch a group of insurgents launched an attack on district police lines (DPL) Pulwama at around 3 AM. One cop succumbed to his injuries identified as Ct. Imtiyaz Ahmad Sheikh of Churet Qazigund and Three paramilitary central reserve police force (CRPF) were injured in initial firing by insurgents.
The insurgents are believed to have made their way into the building of DPL Pulwama and intermittent firing shots were heard since the attack ensued.
Additional reinforcements have been rushed to the spot and entire area has been sealed off, sources informed and added that the operation is underway. The authorities, fearing law and order trouble, snapped Internet services across Pulwama district.