One terrorist has been neutralised by security forces in the ongoing encounter in the Rajpura area of Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama. The operation, which started on the intervening night of December 14 and 15, is still underway.
“Pulwama Encounter Update: 1 unidentified terrorist killed. Operation going on,” the Kashmir Zone police tweeted.
On Sunday, a Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) terrorist was killed in an encounter with security forces in Pulwama.
Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Baragam area of Awantipora in the south Kashmir district after specific inputs about the presence of terrorists there.
The police said that during the search, the presence of the trapped militant was ascertained, and he was given ample opportunities to surrender.
(With inputs from ANI)