Infiltration bid foiled, two militants killed on LoC in Kashmir

Infiltration bid foiled, two militants killed on LoC in Kashmir


Srinagar: Alert troops foiled yet another infiltration bid in the frontier district of Kupwara, killing two militants so far, official sources said. They said troops guarding the Line of Control (LoC) noticed a group of militants sneaking into this side from Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) in Naugam sector in Kupwara early this morning under the cover of darkness. However, when challenged and asked to surrender, the infiltrators opened fire, they said, adding the fire was returned ensuing an encounter in which two militants were killed. The operation was going on when the reports last came in, they said. Additional security forces have been rushed to nearby camp and entire forest has been sealed, they said.
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