May 2007 News

506 Militants Among 679 Killed In Group Clashes In J-K

6 May 2007

Jammu: As many as 506 militants were killed in clashes between various separatist organisations in Jammu and Kashmir during the past 17 years, official sources said. As per the reports of the state security agencies, 32 top commanders and 173 civilians were among the 679 people killed in factional clashes during the last 17 years since January 1990, official sources told PTI. As many as 102 militants and 347 civilians were injured in group clashes, they said. A total of 757 factional clashes took place in Jammu and Kashmir since January 1990 till date, they added.


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