4 jawans martyred, 3 terrorists killed in CRPF camp attack, J&K

Terror attack

Terror attack

Militants attacked Central Reserve Police Forces (CRPF) personnel at its Group Training Centre (GTC) Lethpora area of Awantipora in southern Kashmir's Pulwama district during the intervening night of Saturday and Sunday. The terrorists opened fire and launched grenade in the camp.

The Jaish-e-Mohammad has claimed responsibility for the attack. "They were challenged by camp sentries", said a CRPF official. Four CRPF jawans were killed and several others were injured in the attack. The four-storey building consists of 3 blocks, and block-one is used for officer's family accommodation, the second block as main office while block three has been targeted by terrorists.

"Fidayeen managed to enter Lethpora camp at 0210hrs". Terming the attack as "dastardly", the chief minister said violence had taken a heavy toll in the state in terms of death and destruction, tearing apart of the social fabric, inflicting massive economic, academic and social losses besides the irreparable loss of human lives. They were trying to carry out the attack.

IN hospitals taking steps to prevent flu virus' spread
This year's vaccine isn't as effective as usual , but it can still prevent you from getting some versions of the flu. According to the Centers for Disease Control , nine children have died so far this flu season in other states.

With the daybreak, more troops were called in to neutralise the terrorists.

Initially, Rising Kashmir had reported that "three militants" were killed. He was also a close aide of Ghazi Baba - who is accused to be the mastermind behind the attack on the Indian Parliament in 2001.

Recommended News

We are pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news.
Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper.
Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.