As the world went into weekend mode celebrating the dawn of a new year, a 16-year-old, local Kashmiri boy, son of a police constable was preparing himself to blow up a CRPF camp. The 36-hour encounter at Pulwama ended with Fardeen Ahmad Khanday and two other young men - all Kashmiris - being gunned down. It is the first time in 28 years that a suicide attack has been led by locals and not foreign militants. It is a development that has the potential to flare up into a major nightmare for security forces. We bring you the story on Epicentre.