Infiltration bid foiled in Kupwara: Army
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Infiltration bid foiled in Kupwara: Army

Army on Friday claimed to have foiled an infiltration bid along the Line of Control (LOC) in Karnah area of Kupwara district of north Kashmir.

Army on Friday claimed to have foiled an infiltration bid along the Line of Control (LOC) in Karnah area of Kupwara district of north Kashmir.

However, no casualties were reported.

"Army personnel noticed movement of heavily armed militants trying to infiltrate into Indian territory near the Eagle Post in Safar forest area of Karnah," a police official said.

There was exchange of fire between the troops and militants for nearly an hour but no casualties have been reported so far, he added.

"Searches are on in the area," he said.

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