Srinagar, November 08: Army on Sunday claimed to have foiled a infiltration bid by killing one militant in Machil area of North Kashmir’s Kupwara district.
An official told GNS that Suspicious movement of some unidentified persons was detected by the patrolling party near Line of control fence in Machil Sector on intervening night of 7-8.
They said, Militants trying to infiltrate were intercepted by the security forces and a brief gunfight ensued.
During brief exchange of firing one militant was killed and from his possession 01 AK & 2 bags were recovered, they said.
Till this report was being filed Operation in progress.