The Indian Army has suffered a major setback during the war against terrorism. On Monday, 5 soldiers, including a JCO, were martyred during an operation against terrorists in Poonch. According to sources, this martyrdom of the soldiers took place when a contingent was conducting a search operation against the terrorists.
During this, the terrorists ambushed the troops, in which 5 soldiers including a JCO were martyred. At present, additional forces have been sent from the Indian Army to the spot and the area has been cordoned off. Encounter is going on with the attacking terrorists.
Army officials said that terrorists from Pakistan had ambushed the Surankote area of Poonch. The terrorists carried out this attack when the soldier was conducting a search operation for the terrorists in the forest of Chamer area of Poonch.
An army officer said that during this time there was heavy firing on the soldiers, in which we lost one JCO and 4 soldiers. Operation is going on to eliminate these terrorists. He said that there is a possibility of 4 to 5 of the attacking terrorists.