Terrorists made a bid on the life of a National Conference minister on Sunday night, a police spokesman said on Monday.
They opened fire on the motorcade of Food and Supplies Minister B A Nengroo, an NC candidate from Pulwama, at Kailen village on Sunday night, he said.
Nengroo escaped unhurt as the security guards accompanying him retaliated.
Two army personnel were killed when an improvised explosive device they were neutralising exploded at Watlab in Sopore area of Baramulla district.
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