Four killed as militants ambush army convoy

Thursday, Feb 23, 2017,11:16 IST By metrovaartha A A A

Srinagar | Three soldiers and a woman were killed while five army personnel were injured as militants ambushed an army convoy in Shopian district of Kashmir today.
Two officers — Lt Colonel Mukesh Jha and Major Amardeep Singh – are among the five injured Army personnel.
A police official said the militants attacked the security forces party which was going for a cordon and search operation in Chittargam area of Shopian.
He said three army personnel were killed in the attack while a woman – Jana begum – died after getting hit by a stray bullet.