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Three Days After Baramulla, Militants Attack Army Camp in Handwara

The Army also foiled three infiltration bids along the LoC in the intervening night of 5 and 6 October.

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Militants on early Thursday morning attacked an Army camp in Langate, Handwara in north Kashmir's Kupwara district, prompting security forces to retaliate, Army sources said.

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"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 Army also foiled three infiltration bids assisted by Pakistani posts along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir in the intervening night of 5 and 6 October.

He said while two infiltration bids were foiled in Naugam sector, one such attempt was foiled in Rampur sector.

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Video Editor: Sashant Kumar

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