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Srinagar: Two Indian Military troopers had been killed in an assault in broad daylight simply outdoors the capital of Jammu and Kashmir. Terrorists attacked a patrolling celebration at Shariefabad on the Srinagar-Baramulla freeway on Thursday. The incident came about barely 48 hours earlier than the DDC polls in Jammu and Kashmir,
In keeping with sources, the militants ambushed the patrolling celebration and fired at them indiscriminately critically injuring the 2 troopers who later succumbed.
The assault on the Indian Military Highway Opening Get together (ROP) got here on the 12th anniversary of Mumbai 26/11 assault.
Jammu and Kashmir Police SOG and CRPF Valley QAT rushed to the spot to cordon off the realm. Operation is underway to nab the attackers. Reinforcements have been despatched in.
The incident comes simply two earlier than Jammu and Kashmir goes to polls for the District Improvement Council (DDC) elections.
Safety forces have been getting inputs that terrorists have been planning these assaults to disrupt the DDC elections.
On November 19 4 terrorists travelling in a truck have been killed on throughout an encounter close to Nagrota in Jammu.
The 4 Jaish e Mohammad terrorists had infiltrated into India via the worldwide border in Samba. They had been travelling in a truck on the Jammu Srinagar Nationwide Freeway which was intercepted by the police at a toll plaza close to Nagrota.
(With IANS Enter)