Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Police came to the rescue of a three-year-old boy during a terrorist attack in Baramulla district on Wednesday.
The police rescued the toddler from getting hit by bullets after terrorists opened fire at a patrol party in Jammu and Kashmir’s Baramulla district killing a CRPF personnel and one civilian.
In a heart-melting picture, a policeman can be seen holding the kid in his arms and trying to cheer him up.
“JKP #rescued a three years old boy from getting hit by bullets during #terrorist #attack in #Sopore. @JmuKmrPolice (sic),” a tweet by the Kashmir Zone Police read.
Three Central Reserve Police Force jawans suffered serious injuries in the attack that took place in Sopore town, about 50 km from Srinagar.
When the terrorists fired upon the patrol party, the three-year-old was travelling in a car with his father.
The terrorists also opened fire at the car, killing toddler’s father, police officials said. The police rescued the boy after he was found wailing near the body of his father.
The area has been cordoned off and search is on to nab the terrorists who managed to flee the scene.