Terror seems to have returned to the Indo-Pak border areas in Jammu and Kashmir, where heavy mortar shelling by Pakistan Rangers since the past twelve hours, has triggered migration from the affected border villages.
Condemning the "dastardly" twin terror attacks, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Thursday said they are aimed at derailing talks between Prime Minister Mahmohan Singh and his Pakistan counterpart Nawaz Sharif.
As the Army operation has ended in the twin terror attacks in Kathua and Samba district in Jammu region, the terror group known as `Shohada Brigade` claimed the responsibility for carrying the attacks.
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah met family members of the security personnel killed in Thursday`s twin militant attack in Jammu region and shared their grief, besides paying tribute to the martyrs.
Condemning the terror strikes in the Jammu region, CPI said BJP`s demand that Manmohan Singh should call off his scheduled meeting with his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif in New York was "exactly what the terrorists want".
It turned out to be a sombre birthday for Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh who turned 81 on Thursday as the twin terror attacks in Jammu & Kashmir, that claimed 12 lives, dampened the situation in the valley.