A police officer told GNS that militants opened fire upon the police station Yaripora. “The sentry retaliated the fire, however, there was no injury on the either said,” he said.
Meanwhile, the militant outfit Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) has claimed the responsibility of the attack.
In a statement issued to GNS, a spokesperson of the outfit said that its cadres carried out the attack on the police station Yaripora “in which a number of cops were injured”. (GNS)