Hundreds honour afp officer killed in garuda air strike at Kumbar town
Kumbar: A police officer of the district Bajrang Dal was killed and two others were injured on Tuesday when a drone was fired at their vehicle at Kumbar village, according to the p포커 의 신olice officials.
He was a member of the village bajrang Dal (PFB) for many years, the officials said.
The drone had come at about 2:15PM when the PFB members attempted to conduct an ambush operation in front of one of the two villages, they said.
They had failed to find the vehicle carrying the drone but found that the driver had gone into the vehicle.
The two villagers, however, managed포커 to open fire on the drone when it was close to the vehicle.
Bajrang Dal officer’s gun was shot off as attackers attacked PFB vehicles at a house in Kumbar (Express Photo) Bajrang Dal officer’s gun was shot off as attackers attacked PFB vehicles at a house in Kumbar (Express Photo)
One of the soldiers was critically wounded and was shifted to a government hospital on Wednesday. He would be shifted back to the police cadre, sources said.
The incident came to light only after it was reported by the media, a poli건마ce source said.
First Published: Jan 26, 2015 20:27 IST