April 2003 News

Minister's Residence Attacked In Kashmir

29 April 2003
The Times of India

Srinagar: A group of militants on Tuesday night attacked the ancestral home of Jammu and Kashmir Finance Minister Muzafar Hussain Baig at his native village in Baramulla, reports said. The minister, who also holds the portfolios of law, planning and parliamentary affairs, was here when the attack took place. The security men present there repulsed the attack after an hour-long exchange of fire according to the reports. Meanwhile, the army, which reached the spot, cordoned- off the area.

 

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