CISF jawan killed in militant attack in Srinagar

Mon Sep 23 2013, 16:51 hrs
A Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) jawan was killed today and another injured in a militant attack in the heart of Srinagar city. People carry the wounded soldier  on a stretcher at a hospital in Srinagar. (AP)
A Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) jawan was killed today and another injured in a militant attack in the heart of Srinagar city.
People carry the wounded soldier on a stretcher at a hospital in Srinagar. (AP)
The attack near Iqbal Park took place at 10:25 am when the two CISF jawans were shopping in the busy market near the  park, Police said.  Police Personnel washing blood stains at the spot. (PTI)
The attack near Iqbal Park took place at 10:25 am when the two CISF jawans were shopping in the busy market near the park, Police said.
Police Personnel washing blood stains at the spot. (PTI)
 Police said the militants, who were two in number, used silencer-fitted pistols and fired from a point blank range at the jawans who were not carrying any arms with them.  Senior police officials inspecting the spot. (PTI)
Police said the militants, who were two in number, used silencer-fitted pistols and fired from a point blank range at the jawans who were not carrying any arms with them.
Senior police officials inspecting the spot. (PTI)
The jawans were rushed to a hospital, but one of them succumbed to the injuries, while the other is being treated, it said. People watch as the CRPF jawan injured in a rebel attack, lying on a stretcher inside an ambulance in Srinagar. (AP)
The jawans were rushed to a hospital, but one of them succumbed to the injuries, while the other is being treated, it said.
People watch as the CRPF jawan injured in a rebel attack, lying on a stretcher inside an ambulance in Srinagar. (AP)
Security forces have cordoned off the area and a massive manhunt has been launched to nab the assailants, police said. Security personnel cordon off the area where militants attacked two unarmed jawans. (PTI)
Security forces have cordoned off the area and a massive manhunt has been launched to nab the assailants, police said.
Security personnel cordon off the area where militants attacked two unarmed jawans. (PTI)
Policemen and paramilitary soldiers stand guard as a woman walks near the site of a shootout in Srinagar. (AP)
Policemen and paramilitary soldiers stand guard as a woman walks near the site of a shootout in Srinagar. (AP)

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