Tag: line of control

Infiltration attempt foiled along LoC in Uri, ops on: Army
State, Baramulla, Kashmir

Infiltration attempt foiled along LoC in Uri, ops on: Army

Srinagar, Oct 22: The Army on Sunday said it foiled an infiltration attempt from terrorist along the Line of Control in Uri sector in north Kashmir's Baramulla district. In a post on X (formerly Twitter), as per the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO), Army said that the based on a specific input a joint operation was launched along the LoC on Saturday. Army said that during the operation contact was established with infiltrating terrorists and a gunfight ensued. "During the operation arms and ammunition including 6 pistols and 4 hand grenades were recovered," it said. "In a Joint Operation launched by #IndianArmy, @JmuKmrPolice & Intelligence agencies on 21 Oct 23, an infiltration bid was foiled by alert troops along #LoC in #Uri sector, Baramulla. Con...
Soldier injured in sniper fire from Pakistan side along LoC in J&K
State, Kashmir, Kupwara

Soldier injured in sniper fire from Pakistan side along LoC in J&K

Srinagar, Oct 21: A soldier was injured in sniper fire from the Pakistan side along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kupwara district, officials said on Saturday. The incident took place in Keran sector late Friday night. “Pakistan Army fired a sniper shot at an Indian army post in the Keran sector on Friday evening. Soldier Saurav Kumar was wounded in this incident. He was airlifted to the army’s 92-base hospital in Srinagar for specialized treatment. “Doctors described the soldier’s condition as out of danger and stable," the officials added.