According to the information given by the sources, three people lost their life in an attack on the General Reserve Engineer Force (GREF) by the militants in Jammu district’s Akhnoor sector.
The GREF is the parent cadre force of the Border Roads Organisation (BRO) that builds and maintains border roads in the country.
As per the information shared by the sources, there were around two to three attackers who instigated an attack on the camp in in Battal village around 1am in Jourian area.
The area that has been attacked is 55km from Jammu, near the border with Pakistan. Troops cordoned off the camp and began an operation against the gunmen It is assumed that the infiltration was made from across the border to attack this region.