Poonch, June 15: Security forces foiled an infiltration bid and recovered arms and ammunition on LoC in Poonch, army said.
Lt Col Devender Anand, PRO Defence, said that in a joint operation the troops of Indian Army and J&K Police foiled an Infiltration bid along the Line of Control in Krishnaghati Sector, District Poonch, on the night of 14/ 15 June 2023.
"In the operation one weapon, two pouches and two rucksacks were recovered. The recovered items include one AK-74 Rifle with nine magazines and 438 rounds, two Pistols with four magazine and sixty rounds, six hand grenades, clothing & medicines," he said.
"By this swift action another infiltration bid has been foiled, which had the potential to disturb peace in Poonch District, " he said.