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Militants launch massive attack in poll-bound Jammu and Kashmir

Heavily armed militants killed 8 Army men and three policemen around 3.10 am at the camp in Mohra in Uri tehsil of Baramulla district.

Soldiers stand near bodies of alleged suspected militants killed in a gunbattle in Gingal, some 90 kilometers north of Srinagar on Friday. (Source: AP)

Army soldier takes position on a road overlooking an army barrack during a gun-battle with suspected rebels in Gingal on Friday. (Source: AP)

In a daring pre-dawn attack ahead of third phase of elections in Jammu and Kashmir on December 9, heavily armed militants killed 8 Army men and three policemen around 3.10 AM at the camp in Mohra in Uri tehsil of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district. (Source: AP)

In Soura in the outskirts of the city, top Lashkar-e- Taiba commander Qari Israr was killed by security personnel when he was trying to enter the city, police said.

Uri: A police vehicle enters Mohra Army camp during a Fidayeen attack (Sucide attack), near the Line of Control in Uri in North Kashmir on Friday. (Source: PTI)

Security Forces keep vigil on encounter site in Soura on Friday (Source: Express photo by Shuaib Masoodi)

Police said at least two militants travelling in a car tried to speed away from a check point at Ahmadnagar in Soura area this afternoon. (Source: Express photo by Shuaib Masoodi)

The area has been cordoned off as another militant had taken refuge in a house in the same locality. (Source: Express photo by Shuaib Masoodi)

A Kashmiri women with her kid look on the encounter in Soura on Friday. (Source: Express photo by Shuaib Masoodi)