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J&K: Two armymen killed in encounter
January 02, 2009 10:35 IST
Two army personnel have been killed in an encounter with six suspected Jaish-e-Mohammed terrorists in the Poonch sector close to the Line of Control [Images].
The deceased have been identified as Subedar Rakesh Kumar and Nayak A P Singh of Rashtriya Rifles, Army sources said.
The encounter took place against the backdrop of Indo-Pak tensions following evidence that the November 26 Mumbai terror attacks [Images] originated from Pakistan.
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