The Indian army on Saturday had successfully retaliated against terrorists. Believed as an infiltration attempt by neighboring country Pakistan. The Pakistani army has infiltrated members of Border Action Team (BAT) . The intrusion has taken place in in Jammu and Kashmir’s Keran sector . The BAT generally comprises of special Pakistani Army forces and terrorists.
Most noteworthy, Indian army’s successful retaliation resulted in death of at least five intruders, possibly of Pakistani army’s Special Service Group (SSG) or commandos, Indian army said in a statement .
“The target for the strike a forward post in the Keran sector”, the army added to its statement. Pakistani army forces continued to fire across the Line of Control and Indian soldiers retaliated with full power .
In addition to this, the images leaked also shows intruder’s bodies lying in the Indian side of Line of Control (LOC) . There were several signs of attempts in last 36 hours by Pakistani forces to target Amarnath Yatra pilgrims . However, due to this sudden intrusion, thousands of pilgrims and residents compelled to leave the state immediately. Moreover, the region put on high alert yesterday.
“It clearly indicates complicity of Pakistan in terror activities. Security forces will continue to respond to all nefarious activities along the Line of Control and hinterland,” army sources said.
Four terrorists of the Jaish-e-Mohammed also killed in the valley . A sniper rifle, improvised explosive devices (IEDs) and mines with Pakistani markings found from them.
“A BAT attempt was made on one of the forward posts in Keran sector (in Kupwara district) and foiled by alert troops resulting in neutralising of five to seven Pakistani regulars/terrorists,” Colonel Rajesh Kalia said.