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JK governor N N Vohra meets Rajnath Singh

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

N N today met and briefed him about the prevailing situation in the troubled state, an said.

The nearly half-an-hour meeting took place amidst the fierce fighting between militants and security forces at a military station near Jammu in which six people were killed and 11 others were injured.

The apprised the home situation in the state, particularly in border areas, which have been witnessing massive ceasefire violation by and infiltration from across the border, a home ministry said.

The militant attack on an army installation in Jammu figured in the meeting, the said.

and Singh also discussed the ongoing peace initiative undertaken by Centre's Dineshwar Sharma and his meeting with a cross section of people, he said.

Yesterday, in a pre-dawn attack, terrorist struck the sprawling camp of the 36 Brigade of the Light Infantry (JKLI) at Sunjuwan.

Five Army men, including two junior commissioned officers (JCOs), and the father of a soldier have been killed in the attack, an Army said.

Three suspected terrorists have also been eliminated, the said.

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First Published: Sun, February 11 2018. 21:20 IST