Jammu and Kashmir: Terrorists kill SPO in Pulwama

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Srinagar, May 5: A Special Police Officer (SPO) was killed by the terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district, officials said on Saturday.

The SPO has been identified as Showkat Ahmad, was taken to a hospital after he was shot at by the militants near his house.

“Ahmad succumbed to critical bullet injuries. A search has been started to trace the militants,” news agency IANS citing a police officer as saying.

The SPOs are engaged in Jammu and Kashmir on a fixed monthly package to fight militancy. They do not undergo a regular training in handling weapons and arms.


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