Indian military base in Occupied Kashmir came under attack leaving 17 military men killed and scores wounded.
3 to 4 persons attacked on army’s Brigade HQ in Uri (IOK), Indian media reported. Para Commandos of the Indian Army airdrop at site.
Indian Home Minister Rajnath Singh calls an emergency meeting of concerned officials over the ongoing encounter in Uri.
Security meeting to take place at HM Rajnath Singh’s residence at 12:15pm, senior MHA and MoD officials to attend the meeting.
Rajnath also postpones visit to Russia and US due to situation in Kashmir.
Home Minister Rajnath Singh speaks to Governor & CM of J&K regarding Uri terror attack.
HM Rajnath Singh instructs Home Secretary and other senior officers in MHA to closely monitor the situation in Jammu and Kashmir.