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Jammu army camp attack: Rajnath speaks to Kashmir DGP

IANS  |  New Delhi 

on Saturday spoke to and Kashmir DGP S.P. Vaid after a group of heavily armed militants attacked an army camp in the state.

The Ministry of Home Affairs is closely monitoring the situation, an said.

"The of Police has apprised him of the situation," an Ministry tweet added.

Early on Saturday a group of militants hurled grenades and used heavy volume of automatic gunfire to enter the in

The police has cordoned off the area and a was on to pin down the militants.

"A soldier and a civilian were injured in the attack," a said.

Militants had attacked the same camp in 2006. Twelve soldiers were killed and seven others were injured then before the two 'fidayeen' (suicide) terrorists were neutralised.

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First Published: Sat, February 10 2018. 11:30 IST
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