Srinagar, June 9: Army on Friday killed five more infiltrators in Uri sector of North Kashmir’s Baramulla district.

Official sources said that the army’s 4 JAKLI and 4 PARA intercepted infiltrating militants in forest area of Gohaltra Post in between Kikkar Post and Sardar Doba Post. The army engaged the infiltrators in a gunfight and killed five militants.

The counter-infiltration operation in the Uri sector is undergoing from past several days. Two days ago, a brief gunfight in the Uri sector left two soldiers injured. Meanwhile, the search operation in Machil and Naugam sector continued today after fierce gunfights in recent days.(GNS)