Jammu and Kashmir: Civilian injured in firing as suspected militants attack ITBP convoy

On June 3, two army jawans were killed and four others injured after militants attacked an army convoy in Anantnag's Qazigund area.

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Updated: June 10, 2017 12:38 pm
Anantnag, Anantnag firing, Anantnag terror attack, Anantnag ITBP convoy, Jammu and kashmir Jammu and Kashmir’s Qazigund area where suspected militants fired at security forces’ convoy. (Source: Google Maps)

One civilian was hurt in firing as suspected militants on Saturday attacked an Indo Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) convoy in Anantnag’s Qazigund in Jammu and Kashmir, as per ANI reports. The civilian was reportedly in his car at the time of the incident.

The injured civilian is admitted to the nearby hospital. Ammunition has also been recovered from the location.

On June 3, two army jawans were killed and four others injured after militants attacked an army convoy in South Kashmir’s Qazigund area on the Srinagar-Jammu national highway. The militants targeted the convoy near Hillar village on the national highway. Following the incident, the injured were shifted to Army’s 92 base hospital where two jawans succumbed to injuries.

The Indian Army on Friday claimed to have killed five infiltrators on the Line of Control in North Kashmir’s Uri sector. Two soldiers were injured in the operation that began three days ago.

This is a developing story. More details awaited.

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  1. R
    raghav
    Jun 10, 2017 at 1:52 pm
    The civilian killed is a Kashmiri Muslim Inshallah!
    Reply