Lt colonel among 12 dead in attack on Indian Army camp


In Indian-held Kashmir‚ as many as 12 people, including 10 Indian troops and police personnel, were killed in an attack on an army camp near a police station in Kathua District on Thursday. According to reports‚ militants dressed in Indian Army uniforms entered the army camp in Hiranagar and killed as many as six Indian troopers, including a Lt colonel and four police personnel. Two civilians were killed by the Indian troops on the occasion. Over a dozen people have also been injured. Separately, a police constable has also been killed at Naina Batapora in Pulwama District.