Army claims infiltrator killed in north Kashmir’s Uri sector

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Baramulla: Army on Sunday claimed to have foiled an infiltration bid by killing a militant in Uri sector of this north Kashmir district.

Srinagar based army spokesman Rajesh Kalia told Kashmir Reader that the militants tried to infiltrate through line of control in Uri sector this morning. He said that infiltrators fired upon the soldiers when challenged near Kasturi Naar forest range.

“In the ensuing gun-battle, one unidentified militant has been killed,” Kalia said.

He said that the search operation in the area was going on.