One terrorist was killed as the security forces foiled an infiltration bid in Jammu and Kashmir’s Baramulla. The terrorist has not been identified. The operation is currently in progress. The Baramulla incident has come a day after three militants were killed on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir as the Army foiled an infiltration attempt, police said.
The police later said that the infiltration bid was foiled in the Tangdhar Sector. “A group of infiltrating terrorists was challenged by the Army. In the ensuing encounter, three terrorists were killed,” police said.
On August 16, four soldiers were injured in a gun battle with militants on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir, officials said. The injured soldiers have been shifted to an army hospital.