Update: A third terrorist killed in the operation at SunjwanArmyCamp, operation underway JammuAndKashmir.
Jammu: Jaish-e-Mohammed terrorists attacked Sunjuwan Army camp on early Saturday morning at around 4:55 am. The incident has claimed lives of two Army officers. As per sources, there were 3-4 terrorists and they aimed at the family quarter of the camp. The area was immediately cordoned off and was being monitored via chopper.
No hostage crisis in Sunjwan Army Camp, 19 of the 26 flats have been evacuated. Operation continues. The Centre is preparing a huge infrastructure for crime control.
Speaking on the same, Jammu IGP SD Singh Jamwal said, “Around 4:55 am suspicious movement was noticed by the santri; santri bunker was fired upon & they retaliated. No. of terrorists isn’t known, they’ve been cornered in one of the family quarters. 2 injured, one Hawaldar & his daughter. Operation is on”.
Security beefed up at Vaishno Devi Shrine.Deeply disturbed by the terrorist attack in Sunjwan today. My heart goes out to the injured & their families: Mehbooba Mufti, CM
As per sources, the intelligence agency had already alerted the security forces about the attack. The incident has happened a day after Afzal Guru’s death anniversary.The operation is still on.