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Six CRPF personnel injured in a militant attack on I-day in Srinagar

The attack came despite curfew in Srinagar to prevent violence on India's 70th Independence Day
Srinagar: Soldiers deployed on Srinagar road as curfew continues for the 35th consecutive day in Kashmir on Aug 12, 2016. (Photo: IANS)

At least six Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) troopers were injured in a militant attack on Monday.

“Militants attacked a CRPF post in Khanyar area,” a police official told IANS. The attack came despite curfew in Srinagar to prevent violence on India’s 70th Independence Day.

The main Independence Day function was held at the Bakshi stadium.

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