Militant outfit Hizbul Mujhadeen Saturday claimed the responsibility of Highway attack near Lower Munda toll post in South Kashmir saying that at least four Indian soldiers were killed in the daring attack.
Hizb Operational Spokesperson, Burhanuddin told Kashmir based news agency CNS over phone that the attack was carried out by a special squad of the outfit. “Our sources informed us that at least four Indian soldiers have been killed while seven suffered injuries. Field Operational Commander Mehmood Ghaznavi has decided to present a cash reward to the brave militants who were part of the squad,” the spokesperson said.
The spokesperson reiterated that such attacks will continue to take place in the length and breadth of Valley.
Pertinently, two soldiers Constable Manipanam and Naik D.Matey were killed while four others were wounded when militants attacked an army convoy near Lower Munda toll post in Qazigund Anantnag. CNS