Three intruding militants were killed by the army on Thursday on the Line of Control (LoC) in Bandipora district.

"Three terrorists have been killed by the Army on the LoC in Gurez sector where an infiltration bid by the terrorists was foiled on Thursday," Defence Ministry spokesman Colonel Rajesh Kalia said.

"The operation against terrorists is still on," Kalia added at 11.45 a.m.