Four slain ultras of Jaish were well-trained in GPS use: Army; Director-General of Military Operations speaks to Pak. counterpart; some militants were carrying with them items with Pakistani markings; Army says the attackers reached the rear end of the camp at 5 a.m.
Seventeen soldiers were killed in a militant attack in Uri area of Baramulla district on Sunday morning. Police sources said that fidayeen militants stormed an Army camp in Uri near the Line of Control (LoC) around 4 a.m. Four militants were killed in the encounter.
“A group of heavily armed terrorists targeted the rear administrative base of a unit at Uri, Kashmir. In the counter action, four terrorists were eliminated and combing operations are in progress,” the Army said in a statement.