Security has been strengthened in Jammu and Kashmir after an alert was sounded by the Intelligence Bureau (IB) warning of a possible attack by Pakistan's ISI and Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) militants on Army camps.
Seven soldiers, including a senior Army officer, and three policemen were killed Friday battling a group of heavily armed militants who mounted a brazen attack on an Army camp in Baramulla district of Jammu and Kashmir, a state that is in the midst of Assembly Elections. All the six rebels were killed.
The terror attack, which began early Friday morning at an Army camp in Uri Sector of Jammu and Kashmir's Baramullah district, continues with seven army men, three cops being killed by militants till now.
Former Deputy Chief of Army Staff, Lt General Raj Kadyan (Retd), on Friday said the recent terror attacks in Jammu and Kashmir is an indication that the terrorists have the full support of Islamabad, and added that it is an attempt to revive militancy in Kashmir and disrupt the ongoing assembly polls.