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After quake, it's militants at Rajouri

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October 10, 2005 09:41 IST

Militants on Sunday night stormed a Hindu village in Jammu and Kashmir's quake-hit Rajouri district, killing at least 10 people.

Official sources said a group of militants descended on Pudhal village after midnight and forced the victims out of their homes, before gunning them down.

As reports of the massacre reached Rajouri district headquarters, a police team was dispatched to the village.

"We are waiting for a detailed report from our team," a senior officer told rediff.com.

No militant group has claimed responsibility for the attack.

Mukhtar Ahmad in Srinagar
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