Militants attack army camp in north Kashmir’s Kupwara

Some militants today attacked an army camp in north Kashmir's Kupwara district, prompting forces to retaliate, army said.
Militants attack army camp in north Kashmir’s Kupwara
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Some militants today attacked an army camp in north Kashmir's Kupwara district, prompting forces to retaliate, army said.

"At around 5 AM, militants opened firing on an army camp at Langate in Kupwara district, which was retaliated by the alert soldiers," an army official said.

He said there was a stand-off firing for about 15-20 minutes. No casualties were reported in the exchange of fire.

"The troops were alert and the attack was foiled," the official said, adding that a search operation was going on.

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