May 2002 News

Infiltration bid foiled in Rajouri, 7 Pak terrorists killed

3 May 2002
The Hindustan Times

Jammu: An infiltration bid by militants from across the border was on Friday foiled by security forces in Bhimber Gali (BG) sector of Rajouri district and seven Pakistani terrorists were shot dead, a defence spokesman said in Jammu. Troops noticed a group of terrorists sneaking into the Indian side from across the LoC in BG sector around 0430 hrs, the spokesman said. The troops challenged them and in the ensuing gunbattle, the terrorists were killed, he said. Bodies of five militants were recovered, he said adding two bodies and ammunition bags of the terrorists are yet to be recovered in view of continuos firing by Pak troops and retaliation from Indian side.


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