23 CRPF men martyred, 35 others injured in Fidayeen attack in Kashmir's Awantipura
At least 23 CRPF men and 35 others injured in the gruesome terrorist attack today. Injured are being rushed to the Hospital. With the success of the security forces in eliminating terrorists and terrorism in Kashmir valley, Pakistan based terrorists are going through a tough phase. As most of its commanders and other terrorists are eliminated by the security forces, Pakistan supported terrorist groups are finding it difficult to sustain terrorism in Kashmir valley. Only, Zakir Musa and Riyaz Naikoo are left in the list of top ten terrorist commanders. Therefore, Pakistan based terrorist organizations have used IS style terrorist attack for the first time in Kashmir valley. Islamic fundamentalist is clearly visible in this attack.
Pakistan based Jaish-e-Mohammad has taken the responsibility of this cowardly attack that had happened in Awantipura, Pulwama near Sri Nagar Highway. The terrorist rammed IED laden car into the bus carrying CRPF soldiers and blew it off. The blast was so intense that the parts of bus strewed in the 100-meter range of the area. The suicide bomber is identified as Adil Ahmad Dar alias Waqas Commando of Gundibagh, Kakpora Pulwama. The security forces have cordoned off the area and search operation has been started.