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Police Constable Shot Dead By Militants In J&K's Pulwama

Khurshid Ahmed was killed outside his house in Koil village at around 3:00 A.M.

27/08/2016 9:18 AM IST | Updated 27/08/2016 9:25 AM IST
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PULWAMA -- A police constable was shot dead by terrorists in Pulwama District of Jammu and Kashmir in the wee hours of Saturday.

The police constable, Khurshid Ahmed, was killed outside his house in Koil village at around 3:00 A.M. As per reports, he was leaving his home for duties when the militants shot him from a close range.

However, the number of militants has still not been ascertained.

A terrorist hiding in a mob had two days ago launched two grenades at the mob controlling security forces injuring 15 security men, including three officers in the same district.

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