New Delhi: Militants on late Sunday evening attacked 46 Rashtriya Rifles camp in Janbazpora area in Baramulla district of north Kashmir killing one security personnel and injuring another. The attack happened at around at 10.30 pm.
“Militants fired at the RR camp in Janbazpora area of Baramulla town late tonight… at the outpost of the camp that is manned by the BSF (Border Security Force) troopers. A gunfight started after the militants’ firing was retaliated,” a senior police officer told IANS on phone from Baramulla town.
The situation at the Rashtriya Rifles camp was later contained, the Northern Command of Indian Army said.
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“Baramulla incident situation contained and under control,” the Northern Command said in a tweet from its official twitter handle.
The six-hour long search operation was called off on Monday morning.