2 milliants killed in Poonch sector: Army

PRESS TRUST OF INDIA
Poonch, Publish Date: Jan 12 2017 12:21AM | Updated Date: Jan 12 2017 12:21AM
2 milliants killed in Poonch sector: Army

Two militants were killed by the army as it foiled an infiltration bid along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch sector of Jammu and Kashmir. "The army has yet again successfully foiled an infiltration attempt in Poonch sector by killing two terrorists on the LoC" an army spokesman said. He said the troops present along the LoC detected movement of two militants along the Betar Nala in the wee hours yesterday and engaged them with heavy automatic fire.

"While one was eliminated by afternoon of January 10 the second was eliminated today," he said. He said the bodies of the slain militants and their weapons lie on the LoC. "Pakistan has shown no restraint in its support to aiding and abetting infiltration across the LoC," the spokesman said.