CRPF men retaliated bravely to fidayeen attack: CRPF to MHA


A day after the deadly fidayeen attack, which killed 5 CRPF personel, the Director General (DG) CRPF RR Bhatnagar briefed Union Home Secretary Rajiv Gauba about the same. Sources said DG briefed the Home Secretary by stating that Crpf men of 116 Battalion CRPF had bravely retaliated to fidayeen attacker.

At least 14 personnel of 116 Battalion were deployed on law and order duty in Chee Gali in Ananatnag when a lone fidayeen opened fire from AK 47, spraying bullets on the men on guard. Five CRPF men were martyred and three received gun shot wounds.

The fidayeen also used 4-5 hand grenades to target the CRPF troopers. Top sources said that one of their martyred troopers killed the fidayeen in what was seen as a strong retaliation after the surprise attack. Read More

You may also read!

Air India passenger? Here’s how you can rebook or cancel bookings made online

All journeys don't always happen the way we plan. Sometimes we have to make some late adjustments, change dates

Read More...

Air India Bids Adieu to Last Aircraft of Its Airbus A320 Fleet, Thanks Engineers For Keeping it Fit

Air India (AI) grounded its AI 865 aircraft today which marked the end of the 30-year-old classic Airbus 320

Read More...

India-Pak cricket match incites heavy gun fight at LoC

Indian and Pakistan troops traded heavy fire on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district

Read More...

Mobile Sliding Menu