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Guerrillas attack army camp in Kashmir

IANS  |  Srinagar 

Militants on Thursday attacked a army camp in Kupwara town of Jammu and Kashmir, police said.

The 30 Rashtriya Rifles camp in Langate town of northern district came under the fire, a senior police officer said, adding that "alert guards have prevented the militants from entering the camp".

"Heavy exchange of fire was going on between the militants and the security forces," he said.

Militants had attacked an RR camp in Janbazpora area of Baramulla town on October 3.

One BSF trooper was killed and another injured in that attack.

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First Published: Thu, October 06 2016. 07:50 IST
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