A sub-inspector of Jammu and Kashmir Police was on Tuesday evening killed in an attack carried out by terrorists in Srinagar. The cop has been identified as Pervaiz Ahmad Dar and was deployed at CID wing in Parimpora police station.
Dar was fired at and injured when he was coming out of a mosque after offering prayers at Kanipora area of Nowgam village. He was immediately rushed to hospital but was declared brought dead by doctors.
Minutes after the incident, The Resistance Front (TRF), which is believed to be a shadow group of Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), has claimed responsibility for the attack.