Srinagar, July 31: Army on Friday claimed to have recovered arms and ammunition along the Line of Control (LOC) in north Kashmir’s Kupwara.
In a statement issued to Kashmir Despatch, the army said on early Friday at about 3 am suspicious move of unidentified persons detected 600m on own side of LoC at Machhal Sector, Kupwara. Infiltrating militants intercepted by own troops. Firefight ensued.
After the first light, the search was carried out. A blood trail was seen. 3 AKs, a sniper rifle, 8 grenades & other warlike stores recovered. Search in progress.