The gunbattle took place when a group of terrorists tried to infiltrate into this side were intercepted by alert troops in the intervening night of 29-30 July in Naugam sector.
In the gunbattle one soldier sustained injuries during the gunfight.New Delhi, Jul 20:
There has been a sudden jump in infiltration bids by terrorists from across the border in Jammu and Kashmir and 54 such "successful" incidents were reported in the first six months this year, this was informed by the Minister of State for Home Hansraj Ahir.
Correction: 2 terrorists killed in the encounter in Kupwara (J&K). Two soldiers lost their lives and one got injured during the gunfight.— ANI (@ANI_news) July 30, 2016