Fresh terror attack averted in Jammu

Fresh terror attack averted in Jammu

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Srinagar: CRPF personnel during search operations in Srinagar on Feb 12, 2018. An alert sentry at a Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) camp here in Jammu and Kashmir on Monday averted a possible militant attack by firing at approaching militants forcing them to flee. According to sources, Two militants carrying bags and AK-47 rifles were seen by the sentry approaching the camp of the 23 battalion of CRPF in Karan Nagar area around 4.30 a.m. Searches are on around the camp periphery. (Photo: IAN
Jammu, Feb 13 (IANS) A fresh terror attack was averted by alert guards at the entrance of an army camp in Jammu on Tuesday.Two motorcycle borne militants approached the entry point of the army camp in Domana area around 4.30 a.m. They fired towards the sentry post. As the guards retaliated the terrorists were forced to flee, informed sources in the police said."A search operation is now underway to trace the militants," they said.The attack comes close on the heels of another audacious attack at the Sunjuwan army camp in Jammu on Saturday in which a group of three heavily armed Jaish-e-Muhammad (JeM) terrorists entered the camp killing five soldiers and a civilian.--IANS sq/in

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