NIA registers case in Jammu militant attack

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Srinagar: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has registered a case in connection with the militant attack on the Sunjuwan army camp in Jammu.
The case has been registered and acted upon according to the home ministry’s direction, media reports said on Friday.
On February 9, the fifth death anniversary of the Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru’s hanging, the army camp in the region’s Sunjuwan was attacked by a group of militants, despite being on high alert.
Six soldiers, one civilian and three militants were killed in the gunfight that ensued.
Soon after, a team of NIA officials had reached the site to probe the attack.
As per reports a case was registered under IPC sections relating to criminal conspiracy, waging war against the country, murder and attempt to murder. The NIA also registered cases under sections 7 and 27 of the Arms Act and sections 16 and 18 of the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, 1967.

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