Jammu: Three terrorists were killed as army foiled an infiltration bid along Line of Control (LoC) in Tangdhar sector of Jammu and Kashmir.

"There was movement of a group of militants entering Indian side along LoC in Tangdhar belt of North Kashmir during the intervening night of October 5 and 6. They were challenged by Army troops," a senior Army officer told PTI.

In the ensuing gun-battle, three terrorists were killed, he said, adding that the infiltration bid was foiled. Three AK rifles were seized from the site, he said.