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Infiltration bid foiled; two army jawans killed

Militants from killed two army jawans across the border in Keran sector of North Kashmir's Kupwara district, a defence spokesman said on Monday.

india Updated: Nov 16, 2009 10:43 IST

Militants from killed two army jawans across the border in Keran sector of North Kashmir's Kupwara district, a defence spokesman said on Monday.

Troops noticed suspicious movement along the Line of Control in Keran Sector, 167 kms from here, last night and challenged them.

However, the heavily armed militants opened fire killing two army jawans.

Troops returned the fire and the gun battle was going on when last reports came in.