Security forces foil infiltration bid, kill militant near LoC in Kashmir
Srinagar,/IBNS/UNI: Security forces Sunday foiled an infiltration bid when they killed a militant near the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kupwara district, police said.
The bid was foiled in the Amrohi area of Tangdhar.
“Army and Kupwara police in a joint operation foiled an infiltration bid by neutralizing a terrorist on LoC in Amrohi area of Tangdhar sector," Jammu and Kashmir Police said in a tweet.
Army & Kupwara police in a joint #operation foiled an #infilitration bid by neutralising a #terrorist on #LoC in Amrohi area of #Tangdhar Sector. Incriminating materials, arms & ammunition recovered. Search operation in progress. Further details shall follow.@JmuKmrPolice— Kashmir Zone Police (@KashmirPolice) August 6, 2023
The identity and affiliation of the militant were not yet established.
Some incriminating materials, arms, and ammunition were also recovered.
Search operation is in progress and further details shall follow, police said.