Kathua, 20 March: 2 militants were killed in the morning attack at Rajbagh police station. Union Home Minister has made a statement in Lok Sabha about both the militants having been terminated.
Militants wearing army fatigues attacked a police station in Kathua and killed 2 CRPF policemen alongwith 1 police personnel while injuring 10 others others in heavy gunfight. Seven Central Reserve Police Force personnel, were also reported as injured when militants stormed the Rajbagh police station in Kathua.
In the deadly attack, a civilian has also lost his life. Union Home Minister, Rajnath singh has expressed his grievances to the families of the bereaved in his statement at Lok Sabha. Mr. Singh also spoke to the Police Chief of Jammu and Kashmir over the issue.
Following the terrorist attack there is a call for closing of all schools and colleges in Kathua till further notice.
An amount of Rs 2 Lacs has been announced for the deceased and Rs. 50 thousand for the injured.