Srinagar: A man was killed when CRPF personnel opened fireplace on his car which jumped a safety checkpoint in Budgam district of Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday, the police stated.
“At around 10:45 am, a naka party of CRPF signalled a vehicle to stop at Kawoosa in the jurisdiction of police station Magam in district Budgam, but the driver of vehicle tried to run away from the spot,” a police official stated.
He stated the CRPF troops fired some photographs which left the car driver injured.
The driver, recognized as Mehrajudin, a resident of Makhana Beerwah, was rushed to SMHS hospital within the metropolis the place he succumbed to accidents, the official stated.
The car was signalled to cease at a ‘Naka’ (Checkpost) in Kawoosa (Narbal) space of Budgam district, however as an alternative of stopping, the car fled the checkpost.
“This vehicle fled three checkposts after which the security forces fired at it,” sources stated.