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J&K encounter: Infiltration bid foiled, 2 armed intruders killed in Uri

The operation is currently underway

ANI  |  Uri 

Photo: PTI
Photo: PTI

Two armed were killed after the foiled an infiltration bid in Jammu and Kashmir's sector on Sunday.

The Northern Command took to Twitter to confirm the news, saying, "#IndianArmy Infiltration bid foiled in sector. Two armed killed. Ops in progress"

The operation is currently underway.

Meanwhile, the busted a terrorist hideout in Jammu and Kashmir's Handwara District and seized a large cache of explosive material and ammunition, including an anti-aircraft gun.

The hideout was busted by 47 Rashtriya Rifles in the forest area of Chak Kigam Handwara, 95 km from Srinagar, the search of the hideout led to the recovery of one anti-aircraft gun, one RPG, one LMG, one Ak 47 with 3 magazines, two pistols with 4 magazines,1 IED, one RS Kenwood and one dagger.

Earlier in the day, two jawans were injured in a ceasefire violation by in Bhimber Gali (BG) sector of Jammu and Kashmir' Rajouri district. And one terrorist was gunned down by the security forces in Kashmir's area in Baramulla sector.

First Published: Sun, September 24 2017. 19:55 IST