New Delhi, May 22, : Indian Defence Minister Arun Jaitley Monday paid tribute to the three soldiers who died while foiling an infiltration bid by militants in Naugam Sector of North Kashmir’s Kupwara district.
In a series of tweets, Arun Jaitley said that: “Infiltration bid by militants in the Naugam sector, Kashmir valley has been successfully foiled. Nation is proud of our soldiers. In the Naugam operation our soldiers killed 4 militants & foiled their evil design. Tributes to our 3 martyred soldiers,” Jaitley wrote on his official Twitter handle.
Pertinently, four militants and three soldiers were killed in the fierce shootout in Nowgam sector of North Kashmir. (CNS)