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11 infiltrators killed, 20 apprehended at LoC this year so far: Defence ministry

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Srinagar: The Ministry of Defence Monday informed the parliament that a total of 11 infiltrators were killed and 20 were apprehended up to June this year in Jammu and Kashmir.

The Minister of State (MoS) in the Ministry of Defence Ajay Bhatt was responding to the queries raised in the parliament including the number of infiltration attempts at the international border and how many of the infiltrators were killed.

In a written reply, the minister said that a total of 33 infiltration attempts were reported during which 11 infiltrators were killed while a total of 20 were arrested at along the India-Pakistan border.

The minister informed that no cases of infiltration were reported at the Indo-China border.

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