Srinagar: Security forces on Friday foiled an infiltration bid along the Line of Control in Baramulla district of North Kashmir, killing two infiltrators officials said.

Alert troops of the army noticed suspicious movement along the LoC at Sabura Nala Rustam in the Uri area of the district and challenged the intruders, they said.

However, the intruders opened firing which was retaliated by the soldiers, resulting in the killing of two infiltrators, they added.

The operation is in progress, officials said.

(With Agency Inputs)