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The Army on Sunday said that it killed an infiltrator and foiled a major infiltration bid along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch sector during the intervening night of Saturday and Sunday.
Jammu-based defence spokesperson Lt Col Devender Anand said that on the intervening night of 8 and 9 April, alert troops of Indian Army on the LoC in the Poonch Sector(J&K), detected some suspicious movement of a group of individuals. The individuals were challenged by Indian Army troops on their own side of LoC, close to the fence. On being intercepted, in the ensuing operations, one dead body has been seen and the other intruders ran into the forest area,” he said adding that a cordon of the area has been established and a search operation is in progress. [KNT]