Soldier, injured in Jammu terror attack, dies — Sunjwan attack updates

The terrorist have been cornered in one of the family quarters

Co. Anand said one JCO died in the operation to evacuate the families.

And that is despite the fact that the Sunjuwan Military Station is a heavily fortified camp which is a thoroughly monitored and guarded army installation.

Security personnel take position around the family quarters of the army camp in Sunjuwan area after the terrorist attack, in Jammu on Saturday morning.

Harsh said that Central Government must exert diplomatic pressure on global forum to isolate the rogue nation and declare it a Terrorist State.

He said most of the 150 houses have been cleared and occupants moved to safety.

Rohit Solanki, 6 Mahar (Officiating CO), Havildar Abdul Hamid, Lance Naik Bahdur Singh, and Neha, daughter of Choudhary were injured in the attack. Operation continues, reports ANI. The terrorists used the rear side to enter the camp. The injured include one Hawaldar and his daughter. Soon after the attack took place the Indian Army jawans retaliated with heavy gunfire. Ashraf Mir were killed.

The area have been cordoned off. It has residential quarters as well as schools inside. Great effort was made by the Army to rescue the families of the soldiers.

February 3, 2019: Four soldiers got injured in a grenade attack on the CRPF Patrolling party in Tral.

While no terrorist group has claimed responsibility for the attack, it is believed to be an attack by the JeM.

Seven soldiers were killed in a similar attack in Jammu after suspected Pakistani militants in police uniforms stormed a major army base in November 2016.

The condition of two injured persons is said to be critical and operation search will be continued till all terrorist are apprehended or killed.

Sources said two of the three terrorists involved in the attack were subsequently eliminated by the troops inside the army camp at Sunjwan in Jammu. She also reviewed the overall security situation in the State and along the borders.

All educational institutions within half a kilometre radius of the camp were shut down for the day.

Gupta attributed Saturday attack to illegal immigrants-from Rohingya and Bangladesh. Shockingly, Akbar Lone of National Conference raised pro-Pakistan slogans which has been widely condemned by many including his own party leaders.

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