Explosions were heard at the rear office of the Indian Army’s battalion at Uri, Baramulla in Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday. According to preliminary reports, militants stormed the office and intense firing is on underway to neutralize them.
The brigade headquarters at Uri is located close to the Line of Control (LoC). The rear office is where army battalion’s logistic equipment is kept. The attack took place at wee hours in the morning. Para Commandos of the Army have also been dropped at the site.
The police suspects it to be a fidayeen attack. Around three to four militants are suspected to be inside the complex. Details on the number of injured, if any, are yet to be made public.