Meanwhile, security forces have cordoned off the area and launched a manhunt for the assailants. More details awaited.
“Things under control. Today around 6 pm near BSF HQ, 2 cars which were returning from duty when terrorists fired. 4-5 ppl injured with bullet shots. Search operation on,” Ravi Deep Singh Sahi, IG CRPF said.
The latest attack comes hours after it was reported that the Indian Army launched an attack on the Pakistan Army’s administrative headquarters located along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch. A video of the incident was also also shared on Twitter. However, India.com does not independently verify the authenticity of the video.
Earlier on Saturday, Army chief General Bipin Rawat had lambasted Pakistan for supporting cross-border terrorism in the Kashmir valley, he had said that that the neighbouring country is using terror as a way to keep the pot boiling.
“Indian Army is capable of countering any infiltrators and if the neighbouring country continues to support infiltration, the country can use another kind of action,” the Army chief had said.