The loss of life in a horrendous suicide blast on a CRPF guard in Jammu and Kashmir rise to 49 on Friday after four a greater amount of the harmed troopers capitulated to their wounds here, an authority said.
The latest casualties were occupants of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) vehicle that was following the CRPF bus rammed by a SUV packed with explosives on the Srinagar-Jammu highway in Pulwama district on Wednesday.
A CRPF official said that every one of the 44 tenants of the focused on CRPF transport had kicked the bucket and five others in the other vehicle had also passed away. Another 34 troopers were being treated in an Army hospital here for multiple injuries.
The Thursday horror was the worst loss to security forces on any single day in Jammu and Kashmir since a separatist campaign broke out in 1989 and drew international condemnation.