Srinagar: Government forces foiled an infiltration bid by militants early Tuesday in the Zorawar are of Uri Sector north Kashmir’s Baramulla district, army said.
Police said a militant was killed as Army foiled an infiltration bid along the Line of Control (LoC) in Uri sector.
“An infiltration bid has been eliminated in general area Zorawar of Uri sector. One terrorist has been killed,” Def PRO Col RK Panday told Kashmir Reader.
He said a weapon has been recovered from the site of the encounter. The operation is on and further details are awaited, he added.
Earlier on Monday, four militants were killed at Kalgai village, near the Line of Control in Uri sector.