Punjab CRPF Jawan Martyred in Terror Attack in Pulwama

Punjab CRPF jawan martyred in terror attack in Pulwama
Punjab CRPF jawan martyred in terror attack in Pulwama

Punjab CRPF Jawan Martyred in Terror Attack in Pulwama

Manjinder Singh (27) , a Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) trooper from Dinanagar in Gurdaspur district  was martyred today after Jaish-e- Mohammad (JeM) militants targeted the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) convoy with a car bomb in Awantipora  in Pulwama on Thursday.

Punjab CRPF jawan martyred in terror attack in Pulwama
Punjab CRPF jawan martyred in terror attack in Pulwama

Manjinder Singh was posted as the driver with Battalion of the CRPF.

Punjab CRPF jawan martyred in terror attack in Pulwama
Punjab CRPF jawan martyred in terror attack in Pulwama

Following the attack on the CRPF convoy, the Cabinet Committee on Security (CSS)  has convened a meet today.

Punjab CRPF jawan martyred in terror attack in Pulwama
Punjab CRPF jawan martyred in terror attack in Pulwama

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will chair the meeting, in which Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and Union Minister  Sushma Swaraj  will be also present. Home Minister Rajnath Singh and Finance Minister Arun Jaitly will also preside in the meeting.