September 2007 News

Lashkar Claims Doda Encounter

19 September 2007
The Daily Excelsior

Jammu: Dr Abdullah Ghaznavi, a Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) spokesman, today claimed responsibility for yesterday's encounter at Chinote, Bhadarwah in Doda district. In a telephonic statement, he said the attack was aimed at targeting a STF official Sonu but the plot was leaked in which two 'bhais' were killed. He claimed that four security personnel also lost their lives. Official sources, however, said that only five security personnel were injured in the operation.

 

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