Shopian Encounter: Security forces gunned down three Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) – The Resistance Front (TRF) terrorists in Tulran village of Jammu and Kashmir’s Shopian district, from whom incriminating material, arms and ammunition were also recovered went.
Srinagar: On Tuesday, three terrorists of Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) – The Resistance Front (TRF) were killed by security forces in an encounter in Shopian, Jammu and Kashmir. On Monday evening, the security forces got information about the terrorists hiding in a house, after which the soldiers started the search operation. The security forces killed three terrorists in retaliation.
Incriminating arms and ammunition recovered
Police said that three Lashkar (TRF) terrorists have been killed. Incriminating material, arms and ammunition have also been recovered from the terrorists and search is on. Among the slain terrorists is Mukhtar Shah of Ganderbal, who killed a laborer from Bihar in Kulgam.
Security forces had given a chance to surrender
On Monday in Tulran village of Shopian, the security forces surrounded three terrorists from all sides and asked them to surrender, but the terrorists were not ready to lay down arms. After this the terrorists started firing, after which the security forces killed them in the encounter.
5 soldiers martyred in terrorist attack in Poonch
In an attack by terrorists in Poonch, Jammu and Kashmir, 5 soldiers including an Army JCO were martyred. On receiving intelligence, a contingent of security forces went to the forests of Pir Panjal for an operation in search of terrorists, where the terrorists ambushed and attacked, in which 5 soldiers were martyred.
Naib Subedar Jaswinder Singh
– Nayak Mandeep Singh
– Sepoy Gajan Singh
– Sepoy Saraj Singh and
– Sepoy Vaishakh H
Security forces face terrorists in other 2 places
On Monday, in other parts of the valley, the security forces also faced terrorists at two other places. Lashkar terrorist Imtiyaz Ahmed Dar was killed by the Jammu and Kashmir Police at Gundjahangir in Hajin area of Bandipora. At the same time, the encounter between security forces and terrorists in Anantnag, which started late night, killed 1 terrorist. Police of Kashmir Zone said that a police personnel is also injured in the encounter, who is undergoing treatment in the hospital.