4 militants killed in encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir’s Shopian | 2019-06-23 | daily-sun.com

4 militants killed in encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir’s Shopian

Sun Online Desk

23rd June, 2019 11:55:09 printer

4 militants killed in encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir’s Shopian

Four militants were Sunday killed in an encounter with security forces in Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir, the Army said.

Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Daramdora area of Shopian, following information about presence of militants there, an Army official said.

He said as the forces were conducting searches, the hiding militants fired upon them.

The security forces retaliated the firing, triggering off a gunbattle, the official said.

The identity and group affiliation of the slain militants was being ascertained by police, he added, reports HT.


Top