The Indian Army early on Friday morning intercepted terrorists alongside the Line of Control (LoC) infiltrating in Jammu and Kashmir and an encounter adopted. The troops detected suspicious motion, inside 600m of LoC, of unidentified individuals at Machhal Sector of Kupwara district at three am.
Taking to micro-blogging website Twitter, the Chinar Corps of the Indian Army mentioned that within the morning a search was carried out and a blood path seen. Though the troops could not nab the terrorists but recovered three AKs, a sniper rifle, eight grenades and different warlike shops.
Today early morning at about three am, suspicious move of unidentified individuals detected 600m on personal aspect of LoC at Machhal Sector, #Kupwara. Infiltrating terrorists intercepted by personal troops. Firefight ensued. Operation in progress.#Kashmir #IndianArmy@adgpi @NorthernComd_IA pic.twitter.com/kqdxJDsO7o
— Chinar Corps – Indian Army (@ChinarcorpsIA) July 31, 2020
“Today early morning at about 3 am, a suspicious move of unidentified persons detected 600m on own side of LoC at Machhal Sector, Kupwara. Infiltrating terrorists intercepted by own troops. Firefight ensued. Operation in progress. After the first light, a search was carried out. Blood trail seen. 3 AKs, a sniper rifle, 8 grenades & other warlike stores recovered. Search in progress,” the Chinar Corps tweeted.
A seek for the terrorists continues to be in progress.
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