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Soldier's body found, Sunjuwan attack toll rises to 7

IANS  |  Jammu 

With the recovery of another soldier's body during searches inside the Sunjuwan camp, the death toll in the terror attack in has risen to seven, said.

The body of the sixth soldier was recovered on Monday evening during the searches, the said on Tuesday.

With this, the death toll in the terror attack on the camp that started on Saturday has risen to seven, including six soldiers and a civilian.

Ten others, including six women and children were injured.

A group of heavily armed (JeM) terrorists entered the Sunjuwan camp on February 10 after hurling grenades and using automatic gunfire.

Three terrorists, all of them nationals who managed to enter the Junior Commissioned Officer's residential quarters, were killed in the anti-terror operation by the security forces.

--IANS

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First Published: Tue, February 13 2018. 09:44 IST
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