J&K : Infiltration bid foiled at Macchil sector, one terrorist killed

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JAMMU, Nov 03 : Security forces on Friday foiled an infiltration bid at Kupwara’s Macchil sector in Jammu and Kashmir.

One terrorist was also killed in the operation, news agency at ANI reported.

Yesterday,  two Army soldiers were killed and a CRPF jawan suffered injuriesduring an encounter that broke out between militants and security forces in Pulwama district of south Kashmir, police said. 

The security forces gunned down a militant in the encounter at Samboora in Pulwama, officials said.


Earlier on Wednesday itself, a BSF jawan was also killed when Pakistan Rangers fired at a patrol party along the International Border (IB) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Samba district, drawing heavy retaliation from the Indian force in which three posts were damaged and two rangers injured.