Jammu and Kashmir : 6 militants killed in infiltration bid in Rampur sector, another encounter underway in Tral
A search operation is underway in the area to look for more militants. Photograph: (ANI)
The Indian Army today said it had successfully foiled an infiltration bid in the Rampur sector of Jammu and Kashmir, killing 6 militants.
Earlier four militants were reported to be have been gunned down. The area had been cordoned off and was being sanitised to check for more militants. Reports now suggest that a total of 6 militants have been killed.
#UPDATE J&K: Infiltration bid foiled by Security forces in Rampur sector. Two more terrorists killed, operation underway— ANI (@ANI_news) May 27, 2017
#UPDATE : Four AK rifles, one pistol recovered from six terrorists killed by security forces, operation underway— ANI (@ANI_news) May 27, 2017
Meanwhile, around two-three terrorists are trapped and a massive encounter is underway in Saimu Tral sector of Jammu and Kashmir, as security forces are trying to smoke them out from their hideouts.
A major counter- operation is underway.