J&K: Infiltration bid foiled; 1 killed

Last Updated: Fri, Jul 19, 2013 17:05 hrs

Srinagar, July 19 (IBNS) At least a militant was killed as the Indian Army foiled an infiltration bid along the Line of Control (LoC) in Gurez sector of Jammu and Kashmir on Friday.

According to reports, a group of four militants tried to enter into Gurez near Nani Post early Friday.

A gunbattle started when the Army tried to stop them.

While one militant was killed in the encounter, the others reportedly managed to escape across the LoC.

Earlier on July 9, the Army foiled an infiltration bid in Keran sector. Five militants were killed in the encounter.

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