Srinagar, Nov 29: A group of heavily armed terrorists on Tuesday attacked an army camp in Nagrota in Jammu and Kashmir. Two soldiers have been injured in the terror attack. Terrorists started firing at a field regiment camp located in the garrison town of Nagrota at 5:30 AM. According to reports, two-three suicide attackers are believed to be holed up in Nagrota area. The fierce gunbattle in still on between security forces and militants. We will be updating live on Nagrota terror attack.
Security forces have cordoned off the area where terrorists are believed to be hiding. The Jammu and Kashmir police said that the militants threw grenade and opened fire at the 166 field regiment camp in Nagrota area. At least two jawans have been injured, while the encounter is still underway. All the schools located near the spot have been shut.
In the second incident, the Border Security Force (BSF) said in general area of border out post Chamliyal, Samba, suspicious movement was noticed and immediately the area was cordoned off. When challenged, the BSF patrol was fired upon by miscreants holed up in a tube well pump house. The BSF said that firing has been retaliated. A BSF jawan has been injured in the operation, while the encounter is still underway in Samba.
There has been a spurt in attacks and infiltration attempts by terrorists from across the border post surgical strikes in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir by Army.