Five Army Men Martyred in Sunjuwan Military Camp Attack

In the ongoing operations at Sunjuwan Military Camp three terrorists have been killed so far. The third terrorist was also found wearing Army Combat dress and was heavily armed. AK-56 Rifles, Under Barrel Grenade Launcher, ammunition and grenades have been recovered from them.

During the sanitizing of residential quarters by the Indian Army commandos, body of one more JCO, two Jawans and an elderly man, father of a soldier, have been recovered, all of whom were killed by the terrorists in the initial stage yesterday. So far six fatal causalities have occurred to – two JCOs, three Jawans and one civilian dependent, all  residents of J&K. In addition ten people have been injured of which six are women and children, including one pregnant lady.

Army doctors worked through the night to save the life of a severely injured pregnant lady with gunshot wounds and through a cesarean section delivered a baby girl. Both the mother and the baby are stable. A 14 year old boy with gunshot wound in the head however remains critical.

The sanitization and search operations are continuing.