Tahlka News Bureau
Kashmir: Two army personnel's were killed and four others injured after terrorist took on an Indian army convoy in Qazigund area of Anantang, Kashmir on Saturday.
The injured were immediately evacuated to Army's 92 base hospital in Kashmir where two jawans succumbed to their injuries. However, four are currently being treated.
J&K: 1 Army personnel lost his life & 4 injured in attack by terrorists on Army convoy that took place in Qazigund (visuals deferred) pic.twitter.com/CDb2cJkCmf— ANI (@ANI_news) 3 June 2017
The convoy was attacked in Kulgam district's Lower Munda, near Lower Munda toll post in Qazigund area of the district. An operation is underway to nab the militants. Lower Munda is 100 km from Srinagar in the Jammu- Srinagar National Highway.
Similarly, in February 2017, a similar case was seen after an Army convoy was attacked by Hizbul Mujahideen militants in which three soldiers, including a Kashmiri girl was killed in Shopian district of Jammy and Kashmir.
Army chief Bipin Rawat had paid tribute to the three slain soldiers and that he had reviewed "the overall security situation prevailing in the valley hinterland and along the Line of Control".
The Army Chief interacting with local commanders and troops. He urged them to carry on their duties with utmost professionalism.