South kashmir: Militants attack SSP Shopian’s vehicle
Srinagar : SSP Shopian on Saturday had a narrow escape when militants fired upon his bulletproof vehicle at Hajipora area in south Kashmir district.
Official sources said that the bullets hit the vehicle but the officer and his guarding personnel escaped unhurt as the vehicle they were traveling to attend army’s function was bulletproof.
They said that the police retaliated, resulting in a brief exchange of fire. However, the militants fled from the spot.
An official said that the area has been cordoned off by the forces.