Encounter underway in J&Okay’s Shopian, 3 terrorists killed in in a single day operation, 2 jawans injured | India Information
New Delhi: Three unidentified terrorists had been killed and two military troopers had been left injured in an encounter in Jammu and Kashmir’s Shopian city on Thursday (April 8), knowledgeable the police.
A police official mentioned, “Two military troopers sustained accidents within the ongoing operation and have been shifted to hospital for remedy.” He added that the id of the slain militants is but to be ascertained.
The encounter continues to be underway between terrorists and safety forces in Jan Mohalla city of Shopian district. As per sources, two extra terrorists are believed to be holed up contained in the mosque.
In the meantime, late on Thursday evening, the Jammu and Kashmir police despatched the brother of 1 terrorist and a neighborhood Imam contained in the mosque to influence the terrorists to give up. The Jammu and Kashmir Police knowledgeable in a tweet, “#ShopianEncounterUpdate: Brother of holed up #terrorist and native Imamsahab despatched contained in the mosque to influence the #terrorists to come back out and #give up. Efforts are on to save lots of the mosque. #Operation occurring. Additional particulars shall comply with.”
Chief of Ansar Ghazwat-ul-Hind (AGuH) terror outfit has been trapped whereas three unidentified terrorists have been killed by the safety forces, the police said. Confirming the identical, the Kashmir Zone police tweeted, “Chief of proscribed terrorist outfit AGuH (JeM) trapped.”
Earlier round 4 PM, a joint crew of J&Okay police and safety forces had launched a cordon and search operation in Jan Mohalla space of Shopian district in south Kashmir after getting the enter of the presence of terrorists within the space.
Because the looking social gathering cordoned the suspected spot, the terrorists fired upon them and in the course of the retaliatory firing safety personnel sustained accidents, the police official mentioned.
(With ANI inputs)