An infiltration bid by heavily armed militants near the Line of Control was foiled by Army today in Tangdhar sector of Kashmir.
This is second infiltration bid by militants in Tangdhar sector of Kupwara district within a week.
An army official said “The infiltration bid was foiled in the wee hours today as a group of heavily armed terrorists were crossing the LoC”.
He said contact was established with the militants at around 4.30 AM and the exchange of fire between the two sides was going on till reports last came in.
There was no report of any casualties on either side so far.