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JCO among two killed, four army men injured as militants storm army camp in Jammu

JCO among two killed, four army men injured as militants storm army camp in Jammu
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A group of militants attacked the Sunjwan Army camp in Jammu city in the early hours today, leaving an army officer and his daughter dead and four army men injured, officials said.

The militants entered from the rear side of Sunjwan Army camp where family quarters are located, DGP S P Vaid said.

Sources said that a Junior Commissioner Officer (JCO) and his daughter were killed and four army men injured in the ongoing attack.

The militants, who are believed to be around three, have been isolated, they said.

IGP SD Singh Jamwal told reporters in Jammu that “around 4:55 am suspicious movement was noticed by the sentry and his bunker was fired upon. The fire was retaliated. The number of militants isn’t known. They’ve been cornered in one of the family quarters.”

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