J&K: Six terrorists killed as army foils infiltration bid in Kupwara
Six terrorists were killed after an infiltration bid was foiled by security forces in Keran Sector of Kupwara district of Jammu and Kashmir.
An infiltration bid has been eliminated along the LoC in Karen Sector (Kupwara district), a defence spokesman said here.
On June 6, three militants were killed when army foiled an infiltration bid in Machil sector of Kupwara. On May 26, army had said that five militants were killed while they were trying to cross the Line of Control (LoC) in Tanghdar. On May 18, three militants were killed close to Line of Control in Handwara forest.
Most of these militants are believed to be foreigners, except two of the five killed in Tanghdar whose bodies were exhumed and handed over to their heir families from Pulwama and Kulgam.