April 2006 News

Suicide Bomber Killed In J&K

22 April 2006

Srinagar: A suicide bomber was killed when he made an abortive bid to blow up an Air Force Convoy at Awantipora in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir today, a defence spokesman said. The militant tried to ram his explosive-laden Maruti car into the Air Force convoy but the vehicle blew up prematurely killing the militant on the spot. However there was no damage to security forces or people travelling in the convoy, the spokesperson said. No militant organisation has claimed responsibility for the attack so far.


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