Three militants killed as Army foils infiltration bid along LoC in Kashmir's Naugam

Three militants were killed today as the Army foiled an infiltration bid along the Line of Control in Naugam sector of north Kashmir.

Published: 10th July 2017 11:29 AM  |   Last Updated: 10th July 2017 02:35 PM   |  A+A-

Indian Army . | File photo-PTI

By PTI

NEW DELHI: Three militants were killed today as the Army foiled an infiltration bid along the Line of Control (LoC) in Naugam sector of north Kashmir.

"Suspicious movement was noticed along the LoC in Naugam sector last night and the terrorists were tracked till dawn, when they were challenged by own troops," an Army official said.

He said in the ensuing gunfight, three militants have been killed so far as the operation was still in progress.

The official said combing operations were being carried out in the forest area to ensure no militant from the group has managed to sneak in.

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