Srinagar hospital attack highlights: Pakistan terrorist Abu Hanzula escapes, 2 police officers martyred

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New Delhi | Updated: February 6, 2018 8:02:18 PM

Srinagar hospital attack LIVE Updates: Militants on Tuesday carried out a daredevil attack at a Srinagar hospital. Terrorists fired shots at Shri Maharaja Hari Singh hospital when policemen were escorting a Pakistani terrorist Abu Hanzulla. Two police officers martyred so far in the incident.

LIVE: Pakistan terrorist escapes after attack at Srinagar hospital. (ANI)

HIGHLIGHTS: Militants on Tuesday carried out a daredevil attack at a Srinagar hospital. Terrorists fired shots at Shri Maharaja Hari Singh hospital when policemen were escorting a Pakistani terrorist Abu Hanzula alias Naveed Jatt. Following the attack, the attackers along with the terrorists fled the spot. Two policemen were injured out of which one is reported to be in critical condition. Sadly, it was later reported that both the police officers succumbed to their injuries. SSP of Srinagar Imtiaz Ismail Parray said, “Six detainees were being brought from Central Jail. Out of them, one snatched weapons from police and fired at the protection party. One policeman is critically injured and another is injured. The prisoner’s name is Naveed. He is probably an outsider.” Hanzula was reportedly arrested in Shopian, Jammu and Kashmir.

Here all the Highlights:

15.00: Mortal remains of police personnel Babar Ahmad brought to his residence in Anantnag. He lost his life in incident of shooting by a prisoner at Shri Maharaja Hari Singh hospital in Srinagar earlier today.

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16.00: Wreath-laying ceremony of Constable Babar Ahmad, who succumbed to his injuries in today’s attack in Srinagar, Jammu & Kashmir, is being conducted right now.

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15.30: HM kehte hain shahadat khali nahi jaegi, koi hamari taraf aankh nahi utha sakta, Defense Min bhi bayan deti hain, par aankh toh roz uth rahi hai. Agar aatankwadi ye haal kar rahe hain, Pakistani fauj aagai to kya halat hogi. Desh ko kade nirnay lene chahye: SP MP Naresh Agrawal.

15.15: WATCH | First Visuals of the attack on Srinagar hospital.

15.20: One more police constable Babar Ahmad who was injured in hospital attack succumbed to his injuries. Death toll reaches to 2.

15.10: As per reports of Times Now, they have accessed the CCTV footage of the Terrorists flee hospital.

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14.30: Meanwhile, Jammu-Srinagar National Highway blocked due to landslide at Ramban.

Jammu-Srinagar National Highway blocked due to landslide at RambanJammu-Srinagar National Highway blocked due to landslide at Ramban

14:12: Wreath-laying ceremony of policeman Mushtaq Ahmed; he lost his life in shooting by a prisoner at Shri Maharaja Hari Singh hospital.

(ANI)

14:07: The attack took place in the OPD block A of the hospital, as per Indian Express report.

13:45: As per the report by CNN News18, Hanzula escaped from the backside of SMHS hospital.

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13:30: Policeman lost his life in shooting by a prisoner at Shri Maharaja Hari Singh hospital in Srinagar.

One policeman dead.

13:37: Policeman who was critically injured after shooting by a prisoner at Shri Maharaja Hari Singh hospital in Srinagar, succumbs to his injuries, as per ANI report.

13:22: Srinagar has been put on high alert following the escape of the foreign militant. All the exit and entry points towards the hospital have been sealed.

13:17: He was taken to hospital for a medical check-up when the attack took place.

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