Death toll in Rajouri militant attack goes up to two
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Last Updated: Thursday, August 12, 2010, 14:57
Jammu: With a passenger succumbing to injuries, the death toll in the militant attack on a civilian bus in Rajouri district has gone upto two, officials said here Thursday.

Ghulam Nabi of Thanamandi succumbed to injuries late last night in Rajouri Hospital.

A woman, Kiran Bala of Muthi here, was killed and 19 others, including two jawans, were injured when militants attacked an army convoy by opening indiscriminate firing in Dera Ki Gali area yesterday. A civilian bus, passing through the area, came amid a volley of bullets.

Four critically injured passengers, who were airlifted to Jammu and admitted in Government Medical college (GMC) hospital, are responding to the treatment, they said.

Two army jawans- Daleep Singh and Kripal Singh- were admitted in Military Hospital and 12 other civilians are being treated in Rajouri hospital, they added.


First Published: Thursday, August 12, 2010, 14:57

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