Two terrorists killed in Anantnag encounter, one jawan martyred

SRINAGAR: Two terrorists were killed and a security forces personnel was martyred in an encounter with terrorists in Anantnag in Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday.

Acting on credible input about the presence of terrorists in Bijbehara area of the south Kashmir district, security forces launched a cordon and search operation this morning.

The official said the search operation turned into an encounter after the terrorists fired on the security forces, who retaliated.

One security force jawan was injured in the encounter, he said adding that he succumbed at a hospital. The exchange of fire was going on when last reports came in, he said.

 

Fast, accurate and updated real time local news is available on your smartphone and tablet.
STAY CONNECTED EVERYWHERE YOU GO!

Author

Agencies