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Explosives dropped on IAF station in Jammu; drone used

Newsroom24x7 Network

Jammu: Indian Air Force on Sunday 27 June confirmed that two low intensity explosions early Sunday morning in the technical area of Jammu Air Force Station. One caused minor damage to the roof of a building while the other exploded in an open area.

According to unconfirmed reports, drone had been used to drop the explosives during the intervening night of 26 and 27 June. Terrorist angle and a Pakistani plot is not being ruled out. All aspects are now being investigated.

Terrorists launch attack on Indian Air force base at Pathankot, 2 attackers killed

Newsroom24x7 Desk

PathankotPathankot: Two of the four heavily armed terrorists, who stormed into the Pathankot Air Base of the Indian Air Force in Punjab this morning, have been killed, according to official sources.

Action was on at the time of filing this news to neutralize the others. Some defence personnel, who have been injured during the exchange of fire have been rushed to hospital.

In the wake of the pre-dawn terrorist attack at the Air Force station, alert has been sounded on the nearby Jammu-Kathua highway, not far from the Pakistan border, and security beefed up.