Defence Minister Arun Jaitley condoles death of security personnel in Pulwama attack

27 August 2017, 05:40 AM
Arun Jaitley
Arun Jaitley

Eight security personnel, including four CRPF jawans, were killed when terrorists carried out a suicide attack on a district police complex in south Kashmir’s Pulwama on Saturday, triggering a massive gunfight in which the three attackers were killed.

Defence Minister Arun Jaitley condoled the death of security personnel on Saturday.

“My thoughts & prayers are with the families of J&K police & CRPF personnel martyred in the #pulwama encounter,” Jaitley tweeted.The terror strike took place at the crack of dawn when the police personnel living within the complex were taken out to safety.

With PTI inputs 

First Published: Sunday, August 27, 2017 05:18 AM
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