October 2006 News

Three militants gunned down in Gurez

7 October 2006
The Hindu

Srinagar: The Army on Saturday foiled an infiltration bid along the Line of Control in Gurez sector in North Kashmir by gunning down three militants, who were trying to cross over to this side, a defence spokesperson said. Troops guarding the border at Gurez in Baramulla district challenged the infiltrators when they were trying to sneak into the Kanzaluan area and asked them to surrender, the spokesperson said. In the exchange of fire that followed between the troops and the militants , three ultras were killed, he said adding the area was being searched.


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