Uri Gunfight: Body of 4th Militant Found

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Uri —Government forces on Monday recovered body of a militant near the Line of Control (LoC) in Uri area of Kashmir, taking the number of militants killed in the operation there to four.

 

Forces on Monday morning resumed the anti- militancy operation, which was launched Sunday, following information about presence of more militants in the area

 

“We have recovered body of another militant, which takes the number of militants killed in the operation to four,” an Army official told PTI.

 

“The operation resumed this morning after there were reports of more militants hiding in the area,” the official said

 

He said the area of operation was expanded to ensure that no militants get away from the security forces’ cordon

 

Three Pakistani militants were killed on Sunday in the gunbattle with security forces in Kalgai area of Uri. Three civilians and a soldier were injured in the operation

 

 

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