One terrorist was killed during an infiltration bid in the Naugam sector of Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday.
The body of the slain terrorist was recovered during an ongoing search operation.
Earlier today, three Pakistani terrorists were eliminated after they attacked a camp at Langate in Kupwara district, confirmed Commanding Officer of the 30 Rashtriya Rifles Colonel Rajiv Saharan.
Three AK-47 rifles, two UBGL launchers, three GPS, four radio search, maps and metric sheet, and medicines were recovered from them.
When asked about how they identified the terrorists, Colonel Saharan said, “The medicines recovered have ‘made in Pakistan’ markings on them, this ascertains that these three terrorists were from Pakistan.”
Colonel Saharan further said that the terrorists were spotted within the perimeter of their camp who, upon challenged, started open firing at them
“On being challenged these terrorist opened indiscriminate fire on to our sentry posts and onto our living shelters where our soldiers were resting,” he said.
Immediately after the encounter, the armed forces started sanitising the local area. Since the troops were alert, the attack was aptly retaliated by the security forces.