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Jammu and Kashmir: More militants spotted in Kathua

HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times  Kathua, September 28, 2013
First Published: 11:00 IST(28/9/2013) | Last Updated: 13:51 IST(28/9/2013)

Barely two days after three armed terrorists army men and four police men in twin attacks in Hiranagar and Samba towns, suspected movements have been sighted at the same place between Hiranagar and Dayalachak on Saturday morning.


Heavy security have been deployed along Jammu-Pathankote national highway.

Police had sealed off the area and launched a search operation at and around a government school where the militants are said to have been sighted.

While there has not been any report of firing so far, locals in the area have claimed they saw the militants.

The twin attacks came a day before the India-US dialogue on in Washington DC, in which President Barack Obama said there is worldwide terror threat from Pakistan-based groups.

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