Take the pledge to vote

For a better tommorow#AajSawaroApnaKal
  • I agree to receive emails from News18

  • I promise to vote in this year's elections no matter what the odds are.
  • Please check above checkbox.

    SUBMIT

Thank you for
taking the pledge

Vote responsibly as each vote counts
and makes a diffrence

Disclaimer:

Issued in public interest by HDFC Life. HDFC Life Insurance Company Limited (Formerly HDFC Standard Life Insurance Company Limited) (“HDFC Life”). CIN: L65110MH2000PLC128245, IRDAI Reg. No. 101 . The name/letters "HDFC" in the name/logo of the company belongs to Housing Development Finance Corporation Limited ("HDFC Limited") and is used by HDFC Life under an agreement entered into with HDFC Limited. ARN EU/04/19/13618
News18 » India
1-min read

Akhnoor: Three Labourers Killed in Terror Attack on GREF Camp

The GREF is the parent cadre force of the Border Roads Organisation (BRO) that builds and maintains border roads in the country.

Mufti Islah | CNN-News18

Updated:January 9, 2017, 8:57 AM IST
facebookTwitter Pocket whatsapp

Battal: Three labourers working with General Reserve Engineer Force (GREF) lost their lives after terrorists attacked the GREF camp in Akhnoor sector of Jammu and Kashmir early on Monday, police said.

The attack took place at Battal area of Akhnoor sector close to the international border at 1:30 am, police added.

The gunshots have subsided but the region has been cordoned off.

The GREF is the parent cadre force of the Border Roads Organisation (BRO) that builds and maintains roads along the border in the country.

The counter operation to neutralise the terrorists is underway and more details are awaited. A high alert has been sounded in the region.

Support the daily wage earners who have been hit the hardest by the COVID-19 crisis. Click here to contribute to the cause. #IndiaGives

The daily News18 Coronavirus COVID-19 newsletter - Get your copy here.

Subscribe to News18 Daybreak. Follow us on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, Telegram, TikTok and on YouTube

| Edited by: Smrithin Satishan
Read full article

Live TV

Countdown To Elections Results
To Assembly Elections 2018 Results

India

  • Active Cases

    2,322

     
  • Total Confirmed

    2,547

     
  • Cured/Discharged

    162

     
  • Total DEATHS

    62

     
Data Source: Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, India
Updated: April 03 (06:00 PM)
Hospitals & Testing centres

World

  • Active Cases

    809,186

     
  • Total Confirmed

    1,096,684

     
  • Cured/Discharged

    228,370

     
  • Total DEATHS

    59,128

     
Data Source: Johns Hopkins University, U.S. (www.jhu.edu)
Hospitals & Testing centres