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J-K: Army foils two infiltration bids in Gulmarg and Nowgam sectors

“Two infiltration attempts by terrorists were foiled in the last 18 hours in Gulmarg and Nowgam sectors in the Kashmir Valley,” an army official said. The alert troops pushed back the intruders after heavy exchange of fire, he said

india Updated: Nov 24, 2016 16:54 IST
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The Indian Army’s Udhampur headquartered Northern Command said: “Two infiltration attempts were foiled in the last 18 hours.”(AP)

The Indian Army foiled two infiltration bids by militants in a span of 18 hours along the Line of Control in Gulmarg and Nowgam sectors in the Kashmir Valley.

The Indian Army’s Udhampur headquartered Northern Command said: “Two infiltration attempts were foiled in the last 18 hours.”

“Two infiltration attempts by terrorists were foiled in the last 18 hours in Gulmarg and Nowgam sectors in the Kashmir Valley,” an army official confirmed.

The alert troops pushed back the intruders after heavy exchange of fire, he said.

No casualties reported in the incident.

First Published: Nov 24, 2016 16:49 IST