Policeman guarding BJP leader wounded after gunmen open fire in Srinagar outskirts
SRINAGAR: Personal Security Officer (PSO) of a BJP leader was injured after militants attacked him at Balehama area of Panthachowk in Srinagar outskirts.
Sources said that militants attacked the nearby forces picket in Balehama during which a security guard of a BJP leader from Baramulla sustained injuries.
The BJP leader has been identified as Anwar Khan, party General Secretary for Baramulla district.
Khan escaped unhurt in the militant firing, witnesses said and added that forces have cordoned off the whole area and searches have been started to nab the attackers.