Police Officer Injured In Terrorist Attack In Srinagar; Manhunt Underway

"At about 1:35 pm, terrorists fired upon a police naka party at Khanyar resulting in injuries to PSI (probationary sub-inspector) Arshid Ahmad of PS Khanyar," one of the officials said.

The injured officer has been shifted to SMHS hospital for treatment. (Representational)

Srinagar:

A police officer was injured in a terrorist attack Sunday in the Khanyar locality of Srinagar, officials said.

"At about 1:35 pm, terrorists fired upon a police naka party at Khanyar resulting in injuries to PSI (probationary sub-inspector) Arshid Ahmad of PS Khanyar," one of the officials said.

The officials said the injured officer has been shifted to SMHS hospital for treatment.

The area has been cordoned off and a hunt launched to arrest the attackers, they added.