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J&K: Army foils infiltration bid along LoC, three militants killed in Kupwara

India TV News Desk Kupwara 21 Aug 2016, 17:11:40 PM IST
India TV News Desk

In an infiltration bid foiled along the Line of Control in Tangdhar sector of Kashmir by the Indian Amry, three militants, who were involved in an attack on a BSF post in the area two days ago, were killed.

“Army foiled an infiltration bid in Tangdhar sector of Kupwara district. Three terrorists have been killed in the operation,” an army official said.

He said the slain militants were involved in the attack on a BSF post in Tangdhar sector on August 19 in which three jawans of the force were injured.

“Three weapons and other war-like stores have been recovered from the scene of the gunbattle,” the official said adding the combing operation was still in progress.