Baramulla: Army on Friday claimed that they killed a militant along the Line of Control in Kupwara’s Machil village during an infiltration bid from across the border.
Official sources said that soldiers posted along the LoC at Lasdat post noticed movement of militants triggering a gunfight. They said army recovered the body of the unidentified militant along with weapon. The search operation was underway when this report was being filed, the official added.
Superintendent of police Kupwara Shamsher Hussain confirmed the killing of a militant.