Bandipora: Two unidentified militants were killed in an infiltration bid close to the Line of Control at Gurez valley in Bandipora district on Tuesday, army claimed.
Army’s Srinagar based defense spokesperson Colonel Rajesh Kalia said, “an infiltration bid was foiled in Gurez in which two militants were killed”.
A police official pleading anonymity said a group of militants attempted to cross the LoC near Baktore village at around 11:30 PM on Monday. Soldiers of 13 Sikh regiment stationed in the area noticed the movement of militants, triggering gunfight, the official said
Army said during the gunfight two militants were killed and three weapons were recovered from them.