Terrorists storm bank in J&K, loot Rs 65,000
Indian security forces have been fighting terrorists in J&K in the last 24 hours. Photograph: (AFP)
A day after terrorists tried to break into a bank in Kulgam district of Jammu and Kashmir, two terrorists barged into Ellaquai Dehati Bank in Kader Yaripora area in the same Kulgam district as yesterday and looted Rs 65,000 from the bank.
There are no report of casualties so far.
Five policemen and two guards were killed yesterday when terrorists attacked a bank vehicle in Kashmir's Kulgam.
Former chief minister of J&K Omar Abdullah had tweeted about the incident.
Terrible 24 hours in J&K. 2 soldiers killed & mutilated near the LoC. 5 policemen & 2 bank employees shot in a robbery bid in South Kashmir.— Omar Abdullah (@abdullah_omar) May 1, 2017
Indian security forces are on high alert after terrorists tried to rob the bank but clearly, it wasn't enough as the terrorists struck again today. The security forces are combing the area to track the terrorists who got away.