Srinagar: In a latest encounter a terrorist was killed and two Army jawans martyred in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Tuesday morning.
During the gunfight one of the soldiers was killed on the spot. The second soldier succumbed to his injuries later.
Media reports said “One militant has been killed in an ongoing operation in Ratnipora area of Pulwama.”
Police sources said a cordon and search operation was launched by the security forces in Ratnipora area in South Kashmir on Monday night after getting inputs about terrorists holed up in the region.
A gun battle ensued after the terrorists opened fire on the forces during the search operation.