As many as 220 well-trained recruits joined the Ladakh Scouts Regiment as young soldiers at a spectacular attestation parade in Leh today.
The attack took place in Babagund Langate area of Handwara when terrorists indiscriminately fired, critically injuring the civilian. He was immediately rushed to a nearby hospital but succumbed to his injuries on the way.
Thousands have come out on the streets seeking justice for the 3-year-old girl who was allegedly raped in the premises of a government school in Bandipora.
One AK 47 rifle, one AK 47 magazine, 30 rounds of AK 47 and Indian currency worth Rs 8771 were recovered from their possession.
Normal life was disrupted in Srinagar on Monday due to a strike called by a religious-cum-separatist organisation against the alleged rape of a three-year-old girl in Bandipora district of Jammu and Kashmir.
A group of five to six terrorists had attempted to infiltrate into the Indian side in the wee hours today, Army sources said. However, the prompt and appropriate response by security forces led to a gunfight in which two of them were killed.