Srinagar: Two militants were killed in an encounter at Baktur area of Gurez near Line of Control (LoC) in North Kashmir’s Bandipora district on Tuesday.
Official sources told news agency GNS that a fierce gunfight broke out between militants and soldiers of 36 RR along the LoC at Nowshera Nar area of Baktur in Gurez sector today evening.
An army officer, however, said that the alert troops foiled the infiltration bid in the area. He said that two infiltrators were killed during the gunfight.
The officer said that the operation is still going on in the area.