J&K: Army foils infiltration bid in Uri sector, two terrorists killed

Updated On : 05 Nov , 2017 , 01:22 PM
New Delhi:

Two terrorists were killed as the Indian Army foiled an infiltration bid in Uri sector of North Kashmir's Baramulla on Sunday. The operation was underway till the last report came in.

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

On Friday, a militant was killed by the troops along the Line of Control in Machhil sector of Jammu and Kashmir. A weapon was recovered from the spot, an Army official had said.

Around 80 militants have been killed in south Kashmir in the past six months and around 115 ultras are still active in the region, of whom over a dozen were foreign terrorists, a top Army official had informed on Friday.

First Published : Sunday, November 05, 2017 09:31 AM

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