4 militants killed in Sunderbani gunfight


Jammu, Four militants were killed in a gunfight with government forces in Sunderbani area of Rajouri district on Wednesday, police said.
Rajouri senior superintendent of police Yougal Manhas said the police and other forces had been carrying out searches in several villages of Sunderbani after intelligence inputs about movement of suspicious persons in the area.Manhas said that last night a specific intelligence input suggested presence of some militants in Rawariya Talla locality of the town. Police, army and Border Security Force conducted nightlong searches the entire area after cordoning it off.
He said that this morning, militants hiding in bushes near a stream fired at the forces. In the ensuing gunfight he said last till 5pm, all four militants were killed.
“We have retrieved all four bodies and huge amount of arms and ammunition have been recovered from the spot,” Manhas said.