Srinagar, Sep 30 (PTI) An infiltration bid aided by the Pakistan Army has been foiled along the Line of Control (LoC) in Tangdhar sector of Jammu and Kashmir’s Kupwara district, the Army said Sunday. The Army responded strongly to the ceasefire violation and the infiltration attempt. Also Read - Coronavirus Pandemic: Cheteshwar Pujara Donates an Undisclosed Amount to PM CARES And Gujarat CM Relief Funds

“There was an infiltration attempt by terrorists and ceasefire violation by Pakistan Army in Tangdhar sector in the north Kashmir district late last night,” an Army official said Sunday. Also Read - Home Minister Has Asked States to Take Action Against People Involved in Hoarding, Black Marketing During Lockdown: MHA

“Own forces retaliated strongly and foiled infiltration bid being attempted under covering fire by Pakistan Army,” the official said. Also Read - Here's Why Social Distancing is Crucial For Curbing Spread of Coronavirus

He said there was no damage, injury or casualty on this side.

This is published unedited from the PTI feed.