Militants attack army camp in Kashmir’s Kupwara

Thursday, Oct 6, 2016,11:23 IST By metrovaartha A A A

Srinagar | Some militants on Thursday attacked an army camp in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district, prompting security forces to retaliate, army said.

“At around 5 AM, militants opened firing on an army camp at Langate in Kupwara district, which was retaliated by the alert jawans,” an army official said.

He said there was a stand-off firing for about 15-20 minutes. No casualties were reported in the exchange of fire.

“The troops were alert and the attack was foiled,” the official said, adding that a search operation was going on.

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