POONCH: Army on Friday claimed to have foiled an infiltration attempt by killing a Pakistani militant along Line of Control in Poonch district last night.
“On night 25 November 2021, Pak (militant) attempted an infiltration bid along LoC in Bhimber Gali sector in Poonch district,” defence ministry spokesman based in Jammu said in a statement, adding, “Alert Indian Army troops successfully foiled the infiltration attempt and one Pak (militant) has been eliminated.”
The body of the “militant along with weapon and ammunition” has been recovered, he said. “Operation is in progress,” he added. (GNS)
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