Naugam : An infiltration bid was eliminated when terrorists attempting infiltration were engaged in the forward area of Naugam Sector in Jammu and Kashmir in the early hours of May 26.
Four heavily armed terrorists were eliminated by the alert troops operating in the area. Bodies of these terrorists were recovered from the site along with four AK 47 Rifles, ammunition and other warlike stores.
The counter infiltration grid was reinforced while the terrorists were kept under constant surveillance till they could be effectively engaged. Braving all odds of extremely harsh weather and difficult terrain the Army troops successfully eliminated four terrorists and foiled the infiltration bid.
One brave heart of Army who led his team and brought effective fire on the terrorists got profusely injured during the gun fight while displaying indomitable courage. While being evacuated to Army Base Hospital the brave heart succumbed to his injuries and made supreme sacrifice in the line of duty. Search of the area was undertaken today morning and four dead bodies along with Four AK-47, ammunition and other warlike stores were recovered. Identity of the terrorists is yet to be ascertained.
The Army was continuing to search and sansitize the area to ensure safety and security of the locals. (ANI)