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Internet, mobile services suspended in J K's Uri after infiltration attempt by terrorists: Officials

India Today logo India Today 20-09-2021 Ashraf Wani
a person standing next to a wire fence: J&K: Internet, mobile services suspended in Uri after infiltration attempt by terrorists J&K: Internet, mobile services suspended in Uri after infiltration attempt by terrorists

Internet and mobile phone services have been suspended in Jammu and Kashmir's Uri sector after an infiltration attempt was made by a heavily-armed group of terrorists, authorities said on Monday.

The infiltration attempt was reportedly made near the Line of control (LoC) in Uri Sector.

A counter-infiltration operation has been underway in the area for the past 30 hours, according to authorities. Reinforcements have reportedly been called in and a large area has been cordoned off.

This is the second infiltration attempt this year, according to the army.

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