INFILTRATION BID

  • Pak denies reports of incursions even as Keran gunbattle enters 13th day October 6, 2013

    Hyderabad: Pakistan High Commissioner to India Salman Bashir denied all reports of terrorists infiltrating into India from Pakistan and called them 'baseless'. Bashir's statement came even as the gunbattle between the Indian Army and terrorists in Keran has been going on for thirteen days. He called Pakistan a victim of...
  • No end to Army operation in Keran, gunbattle enters 13th day October 6, 2013

    Srinagar: Thirteen days since the operation in Keran started, the gunfight between the Army and the terrorists is still on. The Army is battling 30 to 40 terrorists who had infiltrated in the Keran sector. This even as Army Chief General Bikram Singh said the Keran intrusion is in no...
  • Army foils another infiltration bid in Keran, 4 terrorists killed October 5, 2013

    Srinagar: The Army on Saturday foiled another infiltration bid in Keran sector after a 2hour gunbattle with the terrorists. Four terrorists have been killed in the incident and six AK 47 rifles, 4 pistols and other warlike ammunitions have been recovered from the terrorists. This incident has been reported from the...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai October 2, 2013

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  • J&K: High alert in Kathua, Jammu after villagers claim they saw terrorists September 28, 2013

    Kathua: Police and the Army have launched a massive search operation in Diyalachak near Hiranagar border in Jammu and Kashmir after villagers claim they sighted terrorists in the area. Police have sounded a high alert in Kathua and Jammu. This comes two days after terrorists attacked a police station in Kathua...
  • Watch: Movement of terrorists trying to cross LoC captured through UAV September 27, 2013

    Srinagar: A footage shot by an unmanned aerial vehicle shows the movements of suspected terrorists in Kupwara where an infiltration bid has been foiled the Army. GoC 15 Corps Lt Gen Gurmeet Singh said that the encounter is on to foil the massive infiltration bid by 4 groups of terrorists. "Currently...
  • J&K: Army foils infiltration attempt in Kupwara, combing operations on August 18, 2013

    Srinagar: The Indian Army foiled an infiltration attempt in the early hours of Sunday in Keran sector of Kupwara in Jammu and Kashmir. A group of terrorists tried to sneak in but Army opened fired on them. The firing continued for some time and the operation is still on. Pakistan continues...
  • J&K: Army kills a Pakistani intruder along LOC July 1, 2013

    Jammu: A Pakistani intruder was killed along the Line of Control in Poonch sector on Monday morning when the Army foiled an infiltration bid by firing at him, resulting in detonation of explosives carried by him. The incident took place in Saujiyan sector of Poonch at 4.30 am when alert troops...
  • Jammu: Infiltration bid foiled, 1 killed August 20, 2012

    Jammu: An infiltration bid from across the border was foiled by security forces in the Akhnoor sector of Jammu district on Monday morning. According to sources, one infiltrator was killed in the firing between the Border Security Force personnel and the Pakistan Rangers. This is the fourteenth time that Pakistan has violated...
  • Pak violates ceasefire, infiltration bid foiled September 1, 2011

    Srinagar/Islamabad: An Indian JCO and three Pakistani soldiers were killed in first major violation of ceasefire in Kashmir valley this year, when troops from the two sides traded heavy gunfire, officials said. The violation took place in the key Keran sector in north Kashmir, which is the major ingress route of...
  • Militant killed, another held in Kashmir November 17, 2009

    Srinagar: One militant was killed and another terrorist who was trained in Pakistan, was arrested by the army in Kashmir. The army foiled yet another infiltration bid from across the Line of Control (LoC) in north Kashmir, an army spokesman said in Tuesday. Lieutenant Colonel JS Brar, spokesman of the army's 15th...
  • Army officer given hero's farewell in Jammu September 9, 2009

    Jammu: Major Akash Singh Samyal, who was killed while fighting infiltrators in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district on Tuesday night, was given a hero's farewell by the people of Jammu. In a gunbattle between militants and army soldiers at the line of control in Mendhar sector of Poonch district, two terrorists...
  • Army foils infiltration bid, Major killed September 9, 2009

    Jammu: Two terrorists and an army officer were killed in a predawn encounter on Wednesday when security personnel foiled an infiltration bid in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir, a senior army official said. Major Akash Sambyal, 34yearold valiant Army officer who hails from Jammu, downed two terrorists before he fell...
  • Army major among eight killed in Kashmir March 22, 2009

    Srinagar: Eight people, including an army major, have been killed in two ongoing gunfights between militants and security forces in north Kashmir, officials said on Sunday. Three soldiers, a major and four militants have been killed in the two gun battles in Shamsbari forests of Chokibal area in Kupwara district, Lieutenant...