The attack took place at around 8pm when terrorists attacked the cop and shot him in his head.
A policeman, identified Tausif Ahmad, was shot dead by terrorists in the Batamaloo area of the city on Sunday, officials said. He has been identified as Constable Tausif Ahmad. Tausuf was 30 years old. “At about 8pm, terrorists fired upon JKP Constable Tausif Ahmad near his residence at SD Colony, Batamaloo,” officials said.
They said the cop was critically injured and was shifted to the SMHS hospital for treatment, where he was declared brought dead.
The area has been cordoned off, and a hunt has been launched to nab the attackers, the officials added.