Thursday, June 22, 2017

Ramadan Death Count: India, 22/06/17

(India) Pakistani special forces on Thursday sneaked 600 meters across the Line of Control (LoC) into the Poonch sector of Jammu and Kashmir, killing two Indian soldiers while losing one of their men in retaliatory action.

(India) Three terrorists belonging to Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) militant outfit were killed Thursday in a fierce gunfight with troops in restive Indian Kashmir.

(India) One protester was killed as parts of south Kashmir erupted on Thursday following the killing of three Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) militants in a six-hour long gun battle with the security forces. Islamic crowds mourning and protesting over the death of the militants clashed with the security forces they in turn fired teargas shells and used shotguns to quell stone pelting mobs, critically injuring a youth identified as 22-year-old Touseef Ahmed Wani.

Ramadan death toll stands at 4,422.