Army foils infiltration bid, two militants killed in J-K's Baramulla district

According to an Army official, "an infiltration bid was foiled in Uri sector and two terrorists have been killed."

Published: 05th November 2017 09:20 AM  |   Last Updated: 05th November 2017 01:49 PM   |  A+A-

Army personnel stand guard in Pulwama district. (FIle | PTI)

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SRINAGAR: Security forces today foiled an attack by the Pakistani Border Action Team (BAT) near the Line of Control in Uri sector of Kashmir, killing two militants.

Director General of Police (DGP) S P Vaid said a possible tragedy was averted

“BAT action bid foiled by Army and JKP (Jammu and Kashmir Police). Two terrorists killed in Dulanja Uri. No casualty on our side. Possible tragedy averted,” the DGP wrote on Twitter.

He did not share any further details.

Earlier, the Army said two militants were killed as the Army foiled an infiltration bid along the LoC in Uri sector of north Kashmir's Baramulla district.

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