- 2 soldiers were killed as they came under attack by armed infiltrators
- In Bangus Valley, 2 terrorists were shot dead by security forces
- On Friday, Defense Minister visited forward areas near Line of Control
In the first encounter, two soldiers of the army were killed when they came under attack by heavily armed infiltrators in Nowgam. The army managed to repulse the attack; a gun-battle is still on at the site.
On Friday, Defense Minister Arun Jaitley had visited forward areas near the Line of Control and reviewed the preparedness of troops to turn away infiltration attempts and any "misadventure" from across the border.