The Hush Post: A security personnel was injured when terrorists attacked BJP leader Anwar Khan in Pulwama district of Jammu & Kashmir on Thursday. The security personnel is personal security officer (PSO) of the saffron party leader. The attack took place in Balhama village in Khanmoh area of Pulwama on Thursday.
The police sources said that when Anwar Khan was attacked by the armed terrorists in Balhama village, he was accompanied by two of his personal security officers (PSOs). The BJP leader was fired at by the extremists near Arash Medical College.
As the leader’s PSOs opened retaliatory fire, the terrorists tried to snatch their weapons but the PSOs braved their attack and foiled the bid.
The terrorists tried to snatch the service rifles from the security officers, however, the guards retaliated and foiled the attempt. After the exchange of firing, the terrorists managed to flee from the spot. In this once PSO got injured.
A combined team of the Indian Army, CRPF and SOG of J&K police has cordoned off the site of the attack and a manhunt has been launched to nab the terrorist.
The local police have lodged an FIR in connection with this attack.