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Attack on Security Base in Indian-controlled Kashmir Leaves 4 Dead

Attack on Security Base in Indian-controlled Kashmir Leaves 4 Dead”

Two children were also killed on Monday during an exchange of gunfire between Indian and Pakistani troops, Indian authorities said. Eleven people including 04 CRPF personnel, 04 Police men and three fidayeen militants were killed in the 18 hour Police Lines Operation. Rebel groups have been fighting since 1989 for Kashmir to be united either under Pakistani rule or as an independent country.

The fire fight, which went on for almost ten hours, ended in the afternoon after the last militant, who had holed up in the BSF camp, was shot dead.

The body of the second terrorist is yet to be retrieved.

"Three personnel have been injured".

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Flight services were suspended in light of the attack but are expected to resume shortly. The BSF camp is situated close to the Srinagar Civil and Technical airport.

Besides the AK 47 rifles and pistols, some grenades were also recovered from the possession of the militants, said officials. While civil airport is secured by CRPF, the technical area and outer periphery area of airport is maintained by BSF and Air Force. "Firing is ongoing", BSF officials added. "As long as Pakistan is our neighbour, such attacks will take place", he said addressing a press conference in the aftermath of the sanitising operations at the camp.

Piecing together the chain of events, PTI reported police as saying the militants entered the BSF's 182 battalion headquarters through a damaged perimeter wall and started firing in all directions.

"Two militants have been neutralised and we are searching for the third one", Munir Khan, Kashmir police chief, told Al Jazeera. Besides being a highly guarded security zone because of the location of the strategic airport, many top former bureaucrats, police officials and politicians have residences in the area.



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