Srinagar, June 14 :  Two soldiers were injured today in an encounter that erupted after Army intercepted a group of terrorists near the Line of Control (LoC) while they were trying to infiltrate from Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) through Macchil sector of Kupwara district of Kashmir. (ALSO READ: Jammu and Kashmir Assembly witnesses uproar over Sadhvi Prachi’s statement) Also Read - India to Observe October 22 as Black Day to Highlight Pak-Backed Militia's Invasion in J&K

Alert army troops foiled an infiltration bid in Machhil sector this afternoon, an army official said here. He said the militants have been engaged by the soldiers and exchange of firing was going on till reports last came in. Two soldiers were injured in the ongoing operation, the official said, adding both the injured jawans have been evacuated and their condition is stable. Also Read - As India Boosts Security at LoC, Pakistan’s ISI Tells LeT and Hizbul chiefs to Push Militants into Valley

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