SRINAGAR: Army on Saturday claimed to have shot dead two militants in an ambush along the Line of Control (LoC) in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district.
Srinagar army spokesman in a statement said, “Early morning today, the suspicious movement was detected by own troops at Naugam sector in Handwara area of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district along the Line of Control.”
“Own forces swiftly launched an ambush, resulting in the killing of two militants,” said the spokesman.
“Two AK-47 and warlike stores recovered. Details follow,” said army spokesman in a statement.