Gunfight breaks out in Rajouri's Sunderbani

Wednesday, 28 Mar, 2018

A gunfight had broken out on Wednesday between the security personnel and some militants in the Rajouri sector. Significantly, it has been after over a decade that presence of militants has been detected near Sunderbani town.

"The schools shall remain closed in the Sunderbani division today as a precautionary measure", he said. "Four terrorists have been killed in the encounter", J&K's Director General of Police (DGP) S P Vaid told PTI. Reports said that the terrorists were planning for multiple attacks on defence installations in Sunderbani. Forces on the job for suspected 4th. The forces had, meanwhile, denied a terror attack took place at a CRPF camp.

Four militants were killed in a gunfight with the security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district on Wednesday, police said. "It was a group recently infiltrated from LOC".

"Immediately after that the army, CRPF and Jammu and Kashmir Police started a search operation in which the hiding terrorists were spotted", police said.

According to a senior police official, the security forces had a few days back notices some suspicious movement in the area.

Security forces claimed to have recovered in the morning three bags of ammunition and explosive materials from a gorge during searches in Talha area.