March 2002 News

100 Kgs RDX recovered in Jammu, 3 terrorists killed

10 March 2002
The Hindustan Times

Jammu: Security forces on Sunday recovered 100 kgs of RDX after killing three militants in an encounter at Naka Majari in Poonch district of Jammu division, defence sources said. Acting on specific information, an operation was launched in Naka Majari this morning and in the ensuing gunbattle three militants were killed followed by the recovery of arms and ammunition. The recovery, apart from the RDX, included three AK rifles with five magazines, three RPG rounds and one radio set, they said, adding the identity of the slain militants was being ascertained.


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