Srinagar, May 27: In the last 24 hours, 10 heavily armed terrorists have been successfully eliminated, Indian Army said.
The Northern Command of Indian Army also shared a statement on the killing militants.
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Six intruding militants were killed on Saturday along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Baramulla district as the army foiled an infiltration bid, said defence sources.
A group of militants was challenged by the alert troops on the Indian side of the LoC in Rampur sector.
Rampur sector is adjacent to the Uri sector where the Indian forces on Friday foiled an attack by Pakistan’s Border Action Team (BAT) and killed two attackers.
While two Hizbul Mujahideen militants were killed on Saturday in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district in an ongoing operation with security forces, police said.
The Jammu and Kashmir government lifted the ban on social networking sites. The government had banned 22 social media platforms including Facebook, WhatsApp and Twitter till May 26.