In Pics, This is What Army Did In Shopian Village After Attacked By Militants

They thrashed, damaged whatever they found.

Shopian | Feb 23: The Soldiers of Indian army ransacked and damaged vehicles in Moolu area of Shopian district after its three soldiers got killed in an attack by the militants. The militants later safely flee from the spot.

Sources said as soon the army patrol party reached a village called Moolu, the militants fired on the party leaving seven injured in which three later succumbed to their injuries.

One woman namely Taja Wife of Ghulam Mohammed Mir of Mulu who was hit by a stray bullet inside her house during the cross fire also succumbed to her injuries.

Locals alleged that not even a single vehicle there was spared by the forces of Indian army as they thrashed, damaged whatever came in their way.


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