Security forces killed four terrorists in the valley, three arrested in Kupwara
On Sunday afternoon, the security forces got information about the hiding of terrorists in Kupwara. On this, a joint search operation was carried out by the police, Army’s 28 RR and CRPF personnel in the area. During this, the terrorists, seeing the security forces approaching them, started firing on them. In response to which the security forces also started retaliatory firing. Security forces killed two terrorists in the encounter. One terrorist has been identified as Shaukat Ahmed, a resident of Lolab.
In the second encounter in Kupwara district, security forces have also killed two terrorists in Dhipora area. On Sunday, IGP Kashmir Vijay Kumar said that on Sunday morning, the Kupwara Police and the Army together killed two Pakistani terrorists in the Lolab Valley. Now 2 to 3 terrorists are likely to be hiding. He told that we are monitoring the operation. It is believed that more terrorists are still trapped in the circle of security forces. The operation of the security forces is going on.
On Sunday itself, the police, 92 CRPF and 32 RR personnel of the army suspected three people passing by at the Wangam crossing. When the trio was stopped and searched, a pistol, magazine, eight cartridges and two head grenades were recovered from their possession. The police arrested all three. They have been identified as Nazim Ahmed Bhat, Siraj Din Khan and Adil Gul. According to the police, these three terrorist organizations work for Albadar.
IGP Kashmir said that it is believed that more terrorists are still trapped in the circle of security forces in the encounter of Kupwara district. As of the writing of the news, the encounter between the security forces and the terrorists is going on.