Srinagar, June 10:(GNS) Army today foiled an infiltration bid in Gurez sector of north Kashmir’s Bandipora district and shot dead an intruder, an official said.
The official said that the army’s 13 Sikh regiment and 36 RR noticed some suspicious movement near Govind Post close to LoC fence in Gurez sector. After being challenged by army, the infiltrators fired on army, triggering an encounter. The official said that one infiltrator was shot dead by the soldiers.
He said that the army recovered body of the slain militant along with one AK47 rifle, 7 Magazines and 210 rounds. Army meanwhile said that it gunned down 13 armed intruders in last 96 hours in several sectors close to LoC in Kashmir.(GNS)