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Fidayeen attack BSF camp near Srinagar Airport early this morning

Militants attacked a BSF camp near Srinagar airport on Tuesday. Airport operations have been suspended as the security forces were fighting militants who had breached into the 182 battalion headquarters of BSF located in Gogoland, police said.

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Suspected fidayeen militants entered a Border Security Force (BSF) camp near the Srinagar International Airport in the early hours of Tuesday. (Express Photo By Shuaib Masoodi)

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One militants has reportedly been killed and three jawans injured, but there is no official confirmation. (Express Photo By Shuaib Masoodi)

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Personnel barred entry into the airport but services at the Srinagar airport have now resumed. (Express Photo By Shuaib Masoodi)

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Flights scheduled to land had also been cancelled. The Kashmir Valley School has also been shut for the day. (Express Photo By Shuaib Masoodi)

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The Fidayeen (suicide) attack carried out by the militants on Tuesday left three jawans injured, police said. (Express Photo By Shuaib Masoodi)

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According to Director General of Police SP Vaid an unidentified body suspected to be that of a militant is yet to be ascertained. (Express Photo By Shuaib Masoodi)

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The attack took place at around 4: 00 am and there was exchange of firing between the militants and security forces. (Express Photo By Shuaib Masoodi)

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Meanwhile, in another unrelated development, militants shot dead a cop in Awantipora area of Pulwama District in Jammu and Kashmir on Monday night, the police said on Tuesday. (Express Photo By Shuaib Masoodi)

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