JeM Terrorist, Cop Killed and Five Injured in Encounter in J&K’s Kulgam

1628249031 jammu and kashmir police


Inspector General of Police (Kashmir zone) Vijay Kumar said one policeman and one Jaish-e-Mohammad terrorist were killed in the encounter. (File photo/PTI)

Police said the search operation turned into an encounter after militants opened fire towards the position of security forces.

  • PTI Srinagar
  • Last Updated:January 13, 2022, 00:05 IST
  • FOLLOW US ON:

A Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) terrorist and a policeman were killed and five people, including three soldiers, injured in an encounter in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kulgam district on Wednesday, police said. Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Pariwan area of the district following information about the presence of militants there, officials said.

They said the search operation turned into an encounter after militants opened fire towards the position of security forces. Inspector General of Police (Kashmir zone) Vijay Kumar said one policeman and one Jaish-e-Mohammad terrorist were killed in the encounter.

“One police personnel Sg Ct Rohit Chhib attained martyrdom, three Army soldiers got injured. Two civilians also got minor injuries. One terrorist of terror outfit JeM killed. Operation continues,” Kumar tweeted.

Read all the Latest News, Breaking News and Coronavirus News here.



Source link

What do you think?

Written by News18

1627231843 indian flag tricolor

One Ocean Summit an Opportunity to Gather Those Ready to Make Decisive Contributions: India

gangasagar mela

HC Appointed Committee Visits Gangasagar to Check Arrangements; Pilgrims Flout Covid Protocols