A soldier and a terrorist have been killed throughout an encounter in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir after safety forces launched an operation early this morning, officers stated.
The identification and affiliation of the killed terrorist is being ascertained, they added.
“One unidentified terrorist was additionally killed because the safety forces launched a search operation in an orchard in Kamrazipora village of Pulwama. Additional particulars shall comply with,” Kashmir Zone Police stated as safety forces proceed with the search operation within the space.
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Safety forces launched a search operation in an orchard in Kamrazipora village of Pulwama within the early hours immediately based mostly on details about the presence of terrorists there, officers stated.
The search operation was an encounter after the terrorists opened hearth, injuring two troopers, they stated.
The injured safety personnel have been rushed to an Military hospital, the place certainly one of them died throughout remedy, they stated.
An AK rifle and some grenades have been recovered from the encounter web site, the place the terrorist was killed, officers stated.
The operation was occurring when final stories got here in, the officers stated.