Infiltration bid at Line of Control in Gurez sector of Jammu and Kashmir’s, Bandipora

Security forces foiled infiltration bid (penetration) at Line of Control in Gurez sector of Jammu and Kashmir`s Bandipora district on September 15. Search operations were launched by security forces in forward areas of LoC during which suspicious movement were detected by forces. The suspected terrorists opened fire on the security forces before running away from the area. Security forces had recovered huge amount of arms and cartridges from the spot. The recovered items include one assault rifle with four magazines and 135 rounds, three pistols with 5 magazines and 120 rounds, one GPS set and four rucksacks. Search operations are still continuing in the area.

The Border Security Force (BSF) had hinder infiltration bid of five terrorists from the Pakistan side in Jammu and Kashmir`s Samba on the night of September 14-15. Five terrorists were noticed in Pakistan side of International Boundary of Samba sector which was tracked by the BSF troops.

BSF said “At about 0030 hours, the group of heavily armed five terrorists were seen by BSF troops close to International Boundary on Pakistan side where they reached taking advantage of undulating ground and thick wild growth.