March 2000 News

Siege ends at J&K mosque

27 March 2000
Asian Age

Srinagar: Soldiers were searching the Kashmir mosque and surrounding buildings for militants on Monday after a two-day siege of the complex in which five people were killed.Two soldiers were shot dead by militants, holed up in the mosque at Chak-e-Dhudipora on Sunday evening.Three militants were also killed in the firefight.


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