On Saturday, an encounter broke out between security forces and terrorists in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir, reports Police.
After receiving specific information from the intelligence agencies, Security forces immediately launched a cordon and search operation, about the terrorist presence in south Kashmir’s Hanjan area, informed a police official.
He continued that when the security forces were conducting their search operation, the terrorists who were hiding directly fired on them.
The official further detailed that the security forces retaliated, which leads to the encounter.
The encounter was still ongoing and more details are awaited, added the source.