Jammu and Kashmir: Indian Army kills 6 militants in Keran sector near LoC
Defence Ministry spokesman Colonel Rajesh Kalia said the militants attempted to breach the Line of Control (LoC), triggering a gun battle.
He said the troops were now engaged in a search operation. The slain militants were yet to be identified.
Security forces have announced a conditional ceasefire in Jammu and Kashmir during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan but made it clear that militants indulging in violence won't be spared.