In­dian forces kill 5 mil­i­tants on Kash­mir bor­der: Me­dia

Muscat Daily - - WORLD -

New Delhi, In­dia - In­dian Se­cu­rity forces on Mon­day killed five mil­i­tants at­tempt­ing to cross into Jammu and Kash­mir from the Pak­istan side of the dis­puted fron­tier, re­ports said.

The five were killed in a ma­jor gun­bat­tle in the Mach­hil sec­tor of the bor­der in north­ern Kash­mir, the re­ports said quot­ing an In­dian de­fence spokesman.

“A ma­jor in­fil­tra­tion bid was foiled to­day in the Mach­hil sec­tor by alert troops,” Press Trust of In­dia news agency quoted the spokesman as say­ing.

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