Srinagar : Three unidentified militants were killed in an infiltration bid close to the Line of Control (LoC) here in Bagtore area of Gurez today morning, army said.
An army official said that: “Three militants who were trying to cross this side of Kashmir were killed in a gunfight when they were contained by the troopers near Bagtore area of Gurez.”
They said troopers in the area noticing some suspicious along the LoC laid an ambush in which three militants were killed while others fled towards dense forest area.
Earlier, in then second week of July, Army killed two militants when they were trying to infiltrate from the same area.
Meanwhile, Army’s Srinagar based defense spokesperson Colonel Rajesh Kalia said: “An infiltration bid was foiled in Gurez in which three militants were killed. The operation is in progress to locate other militants.” (Agencies)
2015 Kashmir Despatch