February 2002 News

Militants attack army convoy, 6 killed in J&K

20 February 2002
The Hindu

SRINAGAR: One boy was killed and two others, including a soldier, were injured when militants opened fire on an army convoy after detonating a powerful IED near a bridge at Baramulla in north Kashmir today. Elsewhere in the valley, three militants and a counter-insurgent were among five killed while security forces captured three militants overnight. One boy, Abid, who was injured in the retaliatory firing by security forces at Baramulla after militant attack, died in the hospital. - UNI.


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