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Truck used by ultras in Tanda army camp attack seized

July 28, 2003 19:28 IST

The truck used by the militants involved in the July 22 attack on the Tanda army camp that left nine persons, including a brigadier, dead has been seized, official sources said on Monday.

The truck was intercepted and its driver arrested on the Rajouri-Poonch highway, they said.
The driver revealed that the militants had boarded the truck from Chingus and got off near the camp on the highway, the sources said.

Meanwhile, a rifleman injured in the attack, succumbed at a military hospital in Jammu on Monday, raising the toll to nine.


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