Kashmir : Infiltration bid foiled, 4 militants spotted

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An attempted infiltration bid by Pak militants was successfully repulsed by Army troops in Tangdhar Sector in North Kashmir during the early hours of 31 Jan 2018.

A group of four militants attempted to infiltrate under the cover of darkness and thick jungles in the mountainous terrain in general area of Kalban in Tangdhar but were spotted by troops.

They were engaged with heavy fire and militants were seen running away into the thick jungles towards the Line of Control.

Search operations in the sector were launched and currently in progress.

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