May 2003 News

Four Terrorists Killed While Trying To Cross LoC

15 May 2003
The Indian Express

Jammu: The Army foiled an infiltration bid along the Line of Control (LoC) and killed four militants in Krishnagati area of Poonch district on Thursday evening, official sources said. On specific information, troops launched ambushes at different points near LoC in Krishnagati forests in Poonch, the sources said. Security forces observed movement inside LoC on the Indian side and challenged the terrorists to surrender, but they retaliated. In the ensuing encounter, four militants were killed, the sources said. Three AK rifles, two pistols, seven magazines, 197 rounds, 13 grenades, one rocket, seven improvised explosive devices, two radio sets and some explosive material were recovered from the slain militants, the sources said.


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