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Sunjwan terror attack: Three terrorists gunned down, operation still underway

Prime News, National (Sunjwan, J&K), February 11:- The security forces on Saturday killed three terrorists, believed to be associated with Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM), hours after they attacked an Army camp in Jammu and Kashmir’s Sunjwan area.

According to Defence PRO, at least three terrorists have been killed and the operation is still underway.

Some AK-47 assault rifles and other weapons were also recovered from the terrorists neutralised by the security forces.

”Search of their belongings confirmed that the terrorists belonged to JeM. So far, one JCO and 1 NCO, both belonging to J&K, have been martyred and 9 others are injured. Two of them being critical. The operation will continue till all terrorist are apprehended or killed,” the Defence PRO said.

The security forces are trying to eliminate other terrorists believed to be holed up in the area. Their exact number is not known yet.

Meanwhile, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti this afternoon chaired an emergency meeting with top state government officials, including the J&K Police DGP SP Vaid, to discuss the situation. (MR, Inputs: Agencies).

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