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Army scours LoC hills for militants 15 days after encounter


Every summer, hundreds of trekkers take a high mountainous mule track that goes through thick forests and barren plains to reach Gangabal, a famous fresh water lake in the foothills of Harmukh.

Sources said that on September 27, Army men spotted a group of militants walking along the Gangabal lake. (File Photo)

Over the last 15 days, several hundred soldiers, assisted by para commandos, have been combing the forests of Gangabal, a mountainous terrain bordering Gurez sector on the Line of Control (LoC), searching for militants who may have escaped a gunfight on September 27.

Sources said that on September ...


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