2 Army Men Martyred, 3 Others Injured Shopian Gunfight

Shopian, August 12:  Two army man was martyred and three others injured during a gunfight in Awneera village of Shopian district.

Fierce exchange of gunfire was going on between holed-up militants and government forces when the reports last came in.

It was a big militant group. Some militants are believed to have escaped while others are still holed up & operation was still underway till reports.

Five soldiers were injured in the gun battle & they were evacuated to the 92 Base Hospital of the Army for treatment, where two among them succumbed to their injuries.

Further reports awaited.



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