Srinagar Feb, 19 : Two policemen who critically injured after they were attacked by the suspected militants in Baghat area in Srinagar outskirts on Friday afternoon, have succumbed to their injuries.

Officials said that militants fired upon the policemen at Baghat chowk in Srinagar, resulting in injuries to two policemen.

They said that injured policemen were evacuated to the hospital for treatment, however, both succumbed to injuries.

They said one died at Police hospital Srinagar while as other one died at SMHS hospital.

They identified them as Suhail Ahmad and Mohammad yousuf.

They further added that area has been cordoned off while searches have been launched to nab the assailants. (PTK)