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Published:December 25th, 2011 09:31 EST

3 Troopers Killed, One Injured in Shootout in Kashmir

By SOP newswire2

Srinagar: Three Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) troopers were killed and one ritically injured in a fratricidal shootout in south Kashmir`s Kulgam district n Sunday police said.

Police sources also said an argument broke out between some jawans of the 18th Battalion of CRPF inside their Kulgam camp, which resulted they opened fire at each other.

"Total number of four jawans were injured in the shootout. From which three succumbed to injuries, the fourth has been taken to a Srinagar hospital for treatment." He said adding all the jawans involved were CRPFdrivers.

Meanwhile, senior police and other officers have rushed to the spot to take stock of the situation. (AIP NEWS)


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