Five militants, solider killed in ongoing anti-infiltration operation along LoC in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district
Two militants were killed in the operation on Sunday. 'Three more terrorists have been killed today as the Army foiled an infiltration attempt along the LoC in Tangdhar sector (in north Kashmir's Kupwara district),' an Army spokesman said.
Srinagar: Three militants and a soldier were killed on Monday in an ongoing anti-infiltration operation along the Line of Control (LoC) in Kupwara district of Jammu and Kashmir, taking the total number of ultras eliminated in the operation to five.
Two militants were killed in the operation on Sunday. "Three more terrorists have been killed today as the Army foiled an infiltration attempt along the LoC in Tangdhar sector (in north Kashmir's Kupwara district)," an Army spokesman said.
He said two militants were killed in the gun battle which began on Sunday after alert troops noticed suspicious movement near the LoC. “One gallant soldier has been martyred in the operation,” the spokesman said, adding the operation is in progress.
Jammu And Kashmir: Two separate encounters underway between security forces, militants in Shopian, Anantnag districts
While security forces were engaged in an operation in the Hadipora area of Shopian district, a second gunfight broke out at Semthan in the Bijbehara area of Anantnag district
BDC member Reyaz Ahmad and his security guard Shafat Ahmad died on the spot while a civilian sustained injuries in the attack by the militants outside the municipality office in Sopore, a police official said
The encounter broke out after security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Hadipora following inputs about the presence of militants there