oiling an infiltration bid along the Line of Control, the Army on Monday killed one militant in the Poonch district.
A defence spokesperson said that in the early hours today, militant from across the Line of Control made an attempt to infiltrate along the LoC in Poonch.
“Alert Army troops detected the infiltration bid by effective use of the integrated surveillance grid. On being challenged by Army troops, there ensued a fierce firefight with the terrorists in which one militant was neutralised and his body alongwith an AK-47 rifle has been recovered,” the statement reads.
“This action by alert Army troops displays resolve of Indian Army to thwart any misadventure along the Line of Control,” the the statement further reads