One militant still holed up in Sunjuwan military camp, says Army

Jammu: The army on Monday said that one more was still holed up inside the Sunjuwan military camp in Jammu. Defence Ministry official said, “One militant is still holed-up inside the camp and efforts are on to neutralize him.”

The operation to counter the militants holed up in Junior Commissioner Officer residential quarters continues for over 50 hours after suspected JeM militants entered the camp on Sunday early morning.
The attack left six soldiers and one civilian dead, while 10 other persons sustaining injuries, that include six women and children.

Three militants, wearing army uniform were gunned down in the operation so far.
During the operation para commandos from the army’s Udhampur-headquartered northern command were airlifted to tackle the militants. The Air Force provided aerial surveillance.

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