Suspected militants storm Kashmir hospital to free prisoner

The Pakistani terrorist who was brought to the SMHS hospital for treatment managed to escape with the assailants a police official said. ANI

According to the reports, the terrorists fired shots at the Shri Maharaja Hari Singh Hospital in Srinagar, Jammu, and Kashmir, and then fled from the spot. This firing led to the prisoner getting escaped.

Further details are awaited.

Though a police official on condition of anonymity said that it was a militant attack, well placed sources suggested that that there was no other militant except the prisoner- Naveen Ahmed alias Abu Hanzala, a top operative of Lashkar-e-Taiba.

He is believed to be an accomplice of top Lashkar-e-Taiba commander Abu Dujjana who was killed in Pulwama a year ago in an encounter with security forces. Two policemen have died, police said.

The police team was taking six prisoners, including Jhutt, to the hospital for treatment, said Deputy Inspector General (Central Kashmir) Ghulam Hasan Bhat, who visited the scene of the attack. One policeman is critically injured and another is injured. He had a scuffle with escorting police party and suddenly two persons appeared and opened fire.

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"Two J&K policemen killed by terrorists inside Srinagar's premier hospital".

The Kaka Sarai area, where the SMHS hospital is located, has been cordoned off.

He was arrested on August 26, 2014.

It has also been stated that Abu Hanzulla had a major role in the recent attack on Border Security Force (BSF) convey in Udhampur.

Sources told DH it was a pre-planned attack to help Naveed flee from the police custody when he was brought to the hospital for a check-up.

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