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Terrorists attack Army convoy in J&K

The Army convoy in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir was attacked by terrorists but there were no casualties.

india Updated: Jan 05, 2006 13:41 IST

The Army convoy in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir was attacked by terrorists but there were no casualties, official sources said in Jammu on Thursday.

The terrorists attacked the Army convoy from the hill top at Sakhi Maidan in Mendhar Tehsil of Poonch district last night, they said.

The troops took position and fired back resulting in a fierce gunbattle which lasted for half an hour, they said adding terrorists later escaped from the spot.

First Published: Jan 05, 2006 13:41 IST