Kashmir: Policeman shot dead near his house by militants

Kashmir, Srinagar: Militants fired upon a police personnel namely Javaid Ahmad near his residence at Saidpora, Srinagar. He was immediately shifted to SKIMS hospital in Daura in critical condition but succumbed to his injuries & attained martyrdom.
As per reports, the cop was on the protective detail of a judicial officer and was returning home when the attack happened.
Area has been cordoned off by security forces & search operation is going on.