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Two Jawans Injured In Terrorist Attack On Army Unit In Nagrota

The firing started at around 5:30 AM on Tuesday morning.

29/11/2016 9:04 AM IST | Updated 29/11/2016 9:05 AM IST
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Danish Ismail / Reuters

NAGROTA -- At least two army jawans were injured on Tuesday in firing in Jammu and Kashmir's Nagrota.

The firing started at around 5:30 a.m. this morning when the terrorists attacked the Army unit.

Meanwhile, the state administration has ordered shutting down of schools in Nagrota.

The Border Security Force (BSF) said in general area of border out post Chamliyal, Samba, suspicious movement was noticed and immediately the area was cordoned off.

When challenged, the BSF patrol was fired upon by miscreants holed up in a tube well pump house.

The BSF said that firing has been retaliated.

(This is a developing story. More details are awaited.)

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