SRINAGAR: Kashmir freedom fighters stormed into an Indian army camp in Jammu in the wee hours of Saturday and killed 2 of their officers and injured nine others including women and children.
According to Kashmir Media Service, unidentified gunmen stormed into the army camp in Sunjwan area of Jammu, early this morning.
The district administration directed closure of the schools within 500 metres of the camp.
Indian media reports claim that both two of the gunmen have also been eliminated after the hours-long gunfight.
“The army has killed two militants in the ongoing operations inside the camp,” an army official told media.
“We have also lost two officers. Four soldiers and five women and children were also wounded.”
A statement issued by the Indian army said over 150 houses inside the camp were cleared and their inmates evacuated to safer locations.