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Infiltration bid foiled in J&K, five terrorists killed

Five terrorists were shot dead in the wee hours while attempting to sneak across the LoC into this side of the state in Macchil sector.

india Updated: Aug 16, 2006 12:44 IST

Foiling a major infiltration bid, security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district on Wednesday gunned down five terrorists, defence sources said.

Five terrorists were shot dead in the wee hours while attempting to sneak across the Line of Control into this side of the state in Macchil sector, the sources said.

A search operation was in progress in the area and further details of the incident were awaited, they said.