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Kupwara: Four terrorists trapped, gunbattle underway in Tangdhar sector

Updated: Aug 21, 2016 10:57 IST

Srinagar, Aug, 21 (ANI): A massive gunbattle is underway between terrorists and security forces in Tangdhar area of Kupwara in Jammu and Kashmir.

The Indian Army's 4 Para commandos are retaliating to the fire by the three to four terrorists, who have been trapped during the encounter.

The entire area has been cordoned off as attempts are being made to smoke out the terrorists.

In June, the Army foiled an infiltration bid by killing two militants in Tangdhar sector near the Line of Control.

It was the second such infiltration bid foiled by the security forces along the LoC in Kashmir in three days. (ANI)