Pulwama terror attack: 4 jawans killed, 3 injured

The terrorists first lobbed grenades and then began firing to enter the 185th battalion camp. Photograph:( ANI )

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Dec 31, 2017, 09.34 AM (IST)

Four jawans have lost their lives and three injured in the Pulwama attack, according to the latest report. Three terrorists have also been killed so far. 

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Four soldiers of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) were killed and three others injured after two terrorists stormed a CRPF training center in Awantipora town in Kashmir's Pulwama district early morning on Sunday.

The terrorists first lobbed grenades and then began firing to enter the 185th battalion camp.

In a statement, the CRPF said the attack took place at their camp at the Lethpora village at 2:10 am and that there was the possibility of another attack as well. 

"Fidayeen managed to enter Lethpora camp at 0210hrs. As per report two of our men got injured during initial intrusion from J&K Police Commando training area side. There is quite a possibility of a similar type of attack on another camp also," the CRPF said.

The injured have been rushed to a hospital and senior CRPF and JK police officers have reached the CRPF camp, CRPF officials said.

The injured soldiers are out of danger now.

In August, eight security personnel lost their lives in a terrorist attack on a district police complex in Pulwama.