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40 CRPF jawans killed in IED blast at Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama

As many as forty CRPF jawans were killed and dozens of others injured in a major IED blast triggered by terrorists in a vehicle carrying them in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district on Thursday. The vehicle was blown up by an improvised explosive device or IED explosion on Srinagar-Jammu highway in Awantipora area of the district, a police official said, adding that the exact number of the deceased is yet to be ascertained.

Updated : 14 February 2019, 08:33 PM