Cops foil rifle snatching attempt in Srinagar

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The cops deployed near Mirza Kamil Sahib Shrine at Hawal, Srinagar foiled an attempt by suspected militants to snatch the rifles.

According to News24TV, militants also fired some aired gunshots, which were retaliated by the forces at the spot.

Police confirmed that there is no loss of arms and ammunition.

The area is being cordoned off.

More details awaited.


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