Six militants killed as Army foils infiltration bid in Rampur sector of Kashmir

Around two-three militantts are trapped and a massive encounter is underway in Saimu Tral sector of Jammu and Kashmir, as security forces are trying to smoke them out from their hideouts.

Published: 27th May 2017 09:05 AM  |   Last Updated: 27th May 2017 12:32 PM   |  A+A-

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By PTI

SRINAGAR: The Army today foiled a major infiltration bid along the Line of Control in Rampur sector of Kashmir, killing six militants.

Troops noticed suspicious movement along the LoC in Rampur sector in the early hours, an Army official said.

He said a firefight broke out between the infiltrators and the Army, resulting in elimination of six ultras so far.

A search operation was going on in the area, the official said.

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