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IAF Convoy Attack Highlights: 1 soldier killed after terrorist attack IAF convoy in J&K's Poonch; search on

IAF convoy attack Highlights: Security personnel on Sunday morning conducted a search operation following a terrorist attack on an Indian Air Force convoy a day before, in which one personnel was killed. 

IAF convoy attack Highlights: A damaged IAF truck in Poonch on Saturday. (ANI) (HT_PRINT)Premium
IAF convoy attack Highlights: A damaged IAF truck in Poonch on Saturday. (ANI) (HT_PRINT)

IAF convoy attack Highlights: Security personnel on Sunday morning conducted a search operation following a terrorist attack on an Indian Air Force convoy a day before, in which one personnel was killed.

According to ANI citing officials, the search operation was carried out to track the terrorists. Security forces have laid down nakas and checking is going on in the area.

At least one soldier was killed while five others were injured when a vehicle convoy of the Indian Air Force (IAF) came under heavy firing from terrorists in the Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir.

The security forces have cordoned off the area and have launched a hunt against the terrorists, while the number of casualties is expected to increase in the terrorist attack.

The officials from the security forces informed that the attack took place when the IAF convoy was moving towards Sanai Top in the district’s Surankote area. The officials added that the vehicles had been secured inside the air base in the General area near Shahsitar. 

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05 May 2024, 11:52:10 AM IST

IAF Convoy Attack Live: Operation to flush out terrorists enters second day

The operation to track down the terrorists behind the attack on an Indian Air Force (IAF) convoy in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district entered its second day on Sunday.

Five IAF personnel were injured in the attack on Saturday evening near Shahsitar in the district's Surankote area and one of them succumbed to injuries at a military hospital, officials said. (PTI)

05 May 2024, 10:58:43 AM IST

IAF Convoy Attack Live: Search operation underway after terror attack on Air Force convoy in J-K's Poonch

Security personnel on Sunday morning conducted a search operation following a terrorist attack on an Indian Air Force convoy a day before, in which one personnel was killed, officials said.

According to the officials, the search operation was carried out to track the terrorists. Security forces have laid down nakas and checking is going on in the area. (ANI)

05 May 2024, 10:28:07 AM IST

IAF Convoy Attack Live: Operation to flush out terrorists enters second day

The operation to track down the terrorists behind the attack on an Indian Air Force (IAF) convoy in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district entered its second day on Sunday.

Five IAF personnel were injured in the attack on Saturday evening near Shahsitar in the district's Surankote area and one of them succumbed to injuries at a military hospital, officials said. (PTI)

05 May 2024, 10:07:56 AM IST

IAF Convoy Attack Live: Massive manhunt underway after terror attack on IAF convoy in J-K's Poonch

Security personnel on Sunday morning launched a massive manhunt following a terrorist attack on an Indian Air Force convoy a day before, in which one personnel was killed, officials said.

According to the officials, the search operation was carried out to track the terrorists. Security forces have laid down nakas and checking is going on in the area.

Additional forces of the Indian Army reached the Jarra Wali Gali (JWG) in Poonch on Saturday late at night.

05 May 2024, 09:35:39 AM IST

IAF Convoy Attack Live: Mallikarjun Kharge, Rahul condemn 'dastardly' terror attack on IAF convoy, condole death of officer

Congress President Malikarjun Kharge extended condolences to the kin of the Air Force officer who perished in ambush by suspected terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district.

In a post on X, Kharge wrote, “Deeply pained by the cowardly terror attack on the IAF vehicle in Poonch, Jammu & Kashmir. We strongly and unequivocally condemn this dastardly terror attack and join the nation in standing together against terrorism."

"Our deepest condolences to the family of the brave air warrior who made the supreme sacrifice. We hope that the injured air warriors recover at the earliest and earnestly pray for their well-being. India is united for our soldiers," he added.

05 May 2024, 08:43:44 AM IST

IAF Convoy Attack Live: Morning visuals of tight security checking by Indian Army personnel in Poonch 

Poonch, J&K: Morning visuals of tight security checking by Indian Army personnel in the Poonch district.

An Indian Air Force vehicle convoy was attacked by terrorists in the Poonch district yesterday. One of the five Indian Air Force soldiers injured in the terrorist attack has passed away in hospital during treatment.

05 May 2024, 08:13:22 AM IST

IAF Convoy Attack Live: Vehicle checking underway at Pooch Highway | WATCH

Pooch, J&K: Vehicle checking underway at Pooch Highway after a terrorist attack on an Indian Air Force convoy, earlier this evening One IAF soldier has succumbed, one is critical and the other three are stable and undergoing treatment.

05 May 2024, 07:29:49 AM IST

IAF Convoy Attack Live: ‘Cowardly terrorist attack is extremely sad, shameful,’ says Rahul Gandhi

05 May 2024, 07:14:34 AM IST

IAF Convoy Attack Live: Morning visuals of tight security checking by Indian Army personnel in Poonch | WATCH

J&K: Morning visuals of tight security checking by Indian Army personnel in the Poonch district. An Indian Air Force vehicle convoy was attacked by terrorists in the Poonch district.

One of the five Indian Air Force soldiers injured in the terrorist attack has passed away in hospital during treatment.

One more soldier is critical and undergoing treatment while the remaining three are stable: Security Force officials

05 May 2024, 06:34:31 AM IST

IAF Convoy Attack Live: Assam CM condemns terror attack in JK's Poonch

Several leaders, across the party line condemned the terror attack in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch on Saturday, killing one personnel of Indian Air Force.

Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma, in a post on X, said that those responsible for the atrocious act will face the full force of justice. "I vehemently denounce the cowardly assault on the @IAF_MCC convoy in Poonch by terrorists, resulting in injuries to four courageous Air Force personnel. Wishing them a swift and complete recovery. Those responsible for this atrocious act will face the full force of justice," the Assam CM said.

04 May 2024, 10:57:50 PM IST

IAF Convoy Attack Live: Terrorists fled into the nearby forests

IAF Convoy Attack Live: One of the trucks in the convoy bore the major brunt with several bullets piercing its front and side windscreen in the firing by the terrorists who were armed with AK assault rifles and are believed to have fled into the nearby forests, the officials said.

04 May 2024, 10:36:55 PM IST

IAF Convoy Attack Live: Official confirmation on soldier's death 

IAF Convoy Attack Live: “One of the five Indian Air Force soldiers injured in the terrorist attack has passed away in hospital during treatment. One more soldier is critical and undergoing treatment while the remaining three are stable," Security Force officials told news agency ANI

04 May 2024, 10:30:18 PM IST

IAF Convoy Attack Live: Vehicle checking underway in Poonch

IAF Convoy Attack Live:

04 May 2024, 10:12:40 PM IST

IAF Convoy Attack Live: One soldier succumbs to injuries  

IAF Convoy Attack Live: As per Hindustan Times, one soldier of the Indian Air Force (IAF) succumbed to his injuries during treatment. In total 5 soldiers were injured after terrorists opened fire at IAF convoy in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch.   

04 May 2024, 09:55:27 PM IST

IAF Convoy Attack Live: Retired Group Captain calls it ‘cowardly attack’

IAF Convoy Attack Live: "There has been a cowardly attack on an Air Force Convoy in Pooch district. The Rashtriya Rifles teams have cordoned off the area and search operations are underway for the attackers. There were 5 people in the Air Force Convey but none of them suffered very serious injuries and we're administering medical assistance to our air warriors. It seems that this is once again an attempt to disrupt the ongoing democratic process in our country. Air Force is very much capable of giving a suitable retort to such attacks."

04 May 2024, 09:40:41 PM IST

IAF Convoy Attack Live: Police reach Poonch Army base

IAF Convoy Attack Live:

04 May 2024, 09:29:10 PM IST

IAF Convoy Attack Live: Pictures of IAF vehicles attacked

04 May 2024, 09:14:18 PM IST

IAF Convoy Attack Live: Retired IAF official dubs it ‘cowardly’ bid to disrupt polls

“There has been a cowardly attack on an Air Force Convoy in Pooch district. The Rashtriya Rifles teams have cordoned off the area and search operations are underway for the attackers. There were 5 people in the Air Force Convey but none of them suffered very serious injuries and we're administering medical assistance to our air warriors. It seems that this is once again an attempt to disrupt the ongoing democratic process in our country. Air Force is very much capable of giving a suitable retort to such attacks," said Mahesh Upasani, Group Captain, Indian Air Force (Retd.).

04 May 2024, 09:13:07 PM IST

IAF Convoy Attack Live: BJP leader Kavinder Gupta slams Pakistan, says ‘during election time…’

“ Information has been received that in Pooch, Indian Air Force vehicle convoy was attacked by terrorists and the area has been cordoned off. During election time, it is natural that people sent by Pakistan would try to infiltrate and spoil the atmosphere. Security forces are on alert...those who are behind this attack need to be caught soon and neutralised..." the former Jammu and Kashmir Deputy CM said.

04 May 2024, 08:53:33 PM IST

IAF releases statement, says ‘cordon and search operations underway’

“An Indian Air Force vehicle convoy was attacked by militants in the Poonch district of J&K, near Shahsitar. Cordon and search operations are underway presently in the area by local military units. The convoy has been secured, and further investigation is under progress," the IAF tweeted.

04 May 2024, 08:35:35 PM IST

IAF convoy attack Live: Injured soldiers airlifted 

IAF convoy attack Live: The injured troops have been airlifted to Command Hospital, Udhampur for further treatment, the security officials told news agency ANI

04 May 2024, 08:27:54 PM IST

IAF convoy attack Live: Security stepped up in J&K Poonch after terrorist attack on IAF convoy 

04 May 2024, 08:20:34 PM IST

IAF convoy attack Live: At least 5 soldiers injured 

IAF convoy attack Live: Ahead of the third phase of Lok Sabha elections 2024, terrorists attacked a vehicle convoy of Indian Air Force (IAF) in Jammu and Kashmir and as per the reports, at least 5 soldiers are injured in the attack. 

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