Assistant sub-inspector (ASI) Rajesh Kumar of the CISF was killed late night on Friday, 26 October after militants threw a grenade at him in Srinagar, reported ANI. A CISF ASI, Kumar had been deployed as a guard for the security of a power grid at Wagoora Nowgam in Srinagar where the militants lobbed a grenade at him.
Kumar was rushed to the hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries.
A wreath-laying ceremony was held for the slain jawan.
Photos from the wreath laying ceremony.
(This is a developing story.)