Militants on Monday night led to a automobile bomb in South Kashmir’s Pulwama district, injuring just a few soldiers who bear been section of an navy patrol.
The navy termed the attack as a failed try.
Defence spokesman Colonel Rajesh Kalia said that it became as soon as a failed try. “The attack became as soon as made on a mobile automobile patrol of 44 RR with a automobile-essentially based mostly IED while the Military patrol became as soon as transferring within the celebrated area Arihal in district Pulwama this day night.”
He said all soldiers are safe.
“There bear been few minor injuries. Experiences of attack on Military convoy are faux and baseless. The area became as soon as cordoned and search operations are in progress.”
The spokesman said the smash became as soon as minimised attributable to the alertness of the patrol birthday party.
He didn’t specify the want of injured soldiers.
Sources, nevertheless, said that nine soldiers who bear been section of the patrol bear been injured within the blast. The injured soldiers bear been shifted to clinical institution.
It became as soon as in February when a Jaish-e-Mohammad suicide bomber rammed an explosives laden automobile into a CRPF convoy in Pulwama killing 40 jawans. The bus became as soon as section of a convoy from Jammu to Srinagar.
Jun 17, 2019 19: 14 IST