Militants allegedly spotted in Channi Himmat, Vijaypur


JAMMU: Security forces were alerted last night after alleged militant movement was reported inin Channi Himmat and Vijaypur areas of Jammu. The inputs were given by the residents of the area.

Three helicopters were pressed into service by Army which flew over Channi Himmat, Kunjwani and surrounding areas but didn’t find any suspicious movement. Several  police teams also conducted on ground searches in the areas but couldn’t trace any militant.

As per a local daily, the police launched this search operation  after a civilian reported  that he had observed movement of three mysterious youth, carrying guns with them

The searches were called off tonight but police remained on alert.


In Vijaypur also, police parties conducted searches on Tuesday afternoon after people claimed movement of the militants. However, there were no trace of any militants in the area, police said.


News Courtesy: Online Media Sources