J-K: Terrorists fire upon Sashastra Seema Bal camp in Banihal

ANI | Updated: Sep 20, 2017 22:47 IST

Ramban (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], September 20 (ANI): Terrorists on Wednesday fired upon Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) troops near Jawahar tunnel in Banihal area in Ramban district of Jammu and Kashmir.

One SSB Head Constable lost his life in the attack and another Assistant Sub Inspector (ASI) was admitted to Srinagar hospital after sustaining injuries.

The attack was carried out on the 14th Battalion of the Sashastra Seema Bal at about 7:15PM.

The SSB party, which is responsible for security of the Banihal Tunnel was returning from duty.

The terrorists also snatched one INSAS Rifle and one AR-41 Rifle from the SSB party .

More details are awaited. (ANI)