Agence India Press
Srinagar: An Army personel was killed in an exchange of fire between security forces and infiltrating militants near the Line of Control in North Kashmir’s Kupwara district, officials said here.
The Army soldier who was injured when an encounter broke out between security personnel and militants yesterday in Bangus valley of Kupwara district, 110 kms from here succumbed to his injuries late last night, they said.
“However, that the infiltration bid of the militants was foiled”. The official said.
The army was carrying out massive searches operation was going on in the forests of Kupwara when this report was filed (AIP)