Suicide Attack at Indian Army’s Base Camp


On Wednesday, according to the news agency ANI, two terrorists carried out a suicide attack on an Army unit operating base at Pargal in the Darhal neighbourhood of Rajouri, Jammu & Kashmir. In addition to the two terrorists being killed, three army personnel also lost their lives. Additional soldiers have been sent to the base, and the area has been blocked off. “Terrorists attempted to scale the perimeter fence of the Pargal Army camp. Sentry was challenged, and a firefight ensued “Mukesh Singh, the Additional Director General of Police (ADGP), stated.The incident occurs a few days before the nation celebrates its 75th Independence Day. Three LeT militants had been killed by Budgam security personnel a day earlier. Rahul Bhat and Amreen Bhat, two civilians, were slain along with one of the terrorists who was killed in the attack. While the Rajouri district and other areas of the Jammu region have mostly been free of terrorism, a number of terrorist-related events have occurred in Jammu during the past six months.Lashkar-e-Taiba, according to the police, is responsible for today’s specific incident.The assault occurs barely one day after authorities in the union territory’s Pulwama area prevented a terrible catastrophe by finding a 25 kg improvised explosive device (IED).

By Subhechcha Ganguly