JK News Today
Jammu, November 29
According to sources, not willing to disclose their identity, the losses on army side could be higher in fidayeen attack at 116 Field Regiment early today morning in which four terrorists have been killed.
Ealier it was told that One Major and two soldiers were killed when four heavily armed terrorists stormed the army camp at Nagrota which is headquarter of 16 Corps of Indian Army.
According to informed sources the death toll on “Army side is two officers and five other ranks while four others are injured.” But Army is neither confirming nor denying this.
All they are saying officially is “Sanitisation operation is going on.”
The terrorists armed with grenades, assault rifles and other live ammunition followed a typical pattern of the fidayeen attack, lobbed grenades and opened heavy gun fire inflicting still unknown number of fatalities and injuries on Army side.
As the terrorists entered the camp surrounded by jungles, the retaliation started.
Till 2 p.m. the army had recovered bodies of four terrorists. Army played cool in dealing with tricky situation by targeting the terrorists in a strategic fashion instead of rushing into their trap in which maximum casualties were planned.
The Nagrota army camp is spread over to miles in the hills and infested in jungles . Massive search operations have been launched.
This is the first major attack of the terrorists in Jammu region, while second in Jammu and Kashmir after September 18 Uri attack in which 19 soldiers lost their lives.
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