Srinagar: Army on Thursday claimed that its troops killed two “infiltrators” along the Line of Control (LoC) in Naugam sector. An army soldier was also killed in the exchange of fire.
Sources said that heavy exchange of fire took place along the LoC in Nougam sector early today.
They said that one army man was killed in the gunfight. Defence PRO Col Manish confirmed the killing of an army soldier adding that two “infiltrators” were also killed during the encounter.
Meanwhile, at least two army soldiers were injured in an encounter with militants in Uri along the LoC.
Army sources said that the encounter took place with the infiltrating militants early today.