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Body of terrorist found in Jammu and Kashmir

IANS  Jammu, July 22, 2014
First Published: 12:17 IST(22/7/2014) | Last Updated: 12:21 IST(22/7/2014)

The Border Security Force (BSF) Tuesday recovered the body of a militant after an infiltration bid was foiled in Kathua district of Jammu and Kashmir on Monday, police said.

"The body of the intruder, who was killed in firing by the BSF near Karol Mathura border outpost in Hiranagar sector, has been recovered," a senior police officer told IANS here.

"Nothing was recovered from the body," he added.

On Monday, the BSF foiled an infiltration bid after a group of intruders who were forced to withdraw into Pakistan.

While the Indian army guards the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir, the international border in the state is guarded by the BSF.

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