The Northern Command of Indian Army informed the operation was underway till last reports came in.
Last week, Two militants had been killed as the Indian Army foiled an infiltration bid along the Line of Control (LoC) in Machhil sector of north Kashmir's Kupwara district, defence officials had informed.
"An infiltration bid has been foiled in Machhil sector and two terrorists have been killed," defence spokesman Col. Rajesh Kalia had said.
Infiltration bid foiled in Uri sector. Two armed intruders killed. Ops in progress: Northern Command, Indian Army— ANI (@ANI) September 24, 2017
He had said troops noticed suspicious movement along the LoC and challenged the intruders, leading to a gunfight in which the two militants were killed.