Srinagar: Encountering terrorists in an attack, five Army soldiers were killed. The attack took place in Rajouri, Jammu & Kashmir. One of the terrorists sustained injury; the Army stated that counter attacks are in order.
Terrorists used a highly explosive device against the soldiers, two of them died on the spot. Three were injured and transferred to the hospital in Udhampur, where they died as well.
The Army had acted upon the information that in the mountains of Kesari which is situated in the Kandi region of Rajouri terrorists have been spotted. Upon searching the area, the terrorists attacked the soldiers.
Reports suggest that, the same terrorist group was involved in the attacks that occurred on 20th of April. The Army stated that Operation Trinetra is progressing and that they have sent more soldiers to the area.