A gunfight between the militants and Indian army took place in Tangdhar region of Kashmir’s Kupwara district today. A soldier of Indian army and a civilian said to be killed in the incident.
According to media reports three to four attackers attacked the army camp from a mountain ridge near the camp. They used heavy weapons and also hurled grenades. An army oil depot also caught fire in the attack.
The army has launched a counter offensive. There are about 80 soldiers in the base.
Army sources say the terrorists have been firing from a distance. There are no reports of casualties.
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Tangdhar sector is said to be close to the Line of Control (LoC) in Kupwara district of the Indian occupied Kashmir territory.
The gunbattle was said to be going on till last reports.