On Tuesday, early in the morning, an encounter broke out between security personnel and terrorist in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir. Two terrorists were shot dead in the ongoing cordon and search operation.
J&K Police was informed about terrorist presence, particularly two hiding in a house in Trial, Pulwama district. The targeted house has been leveled to the ground.
Mobile internet services have been instantly suspended in the town as well.
It was in the same Pulwama district, in which over 40 CRPF jawans had lost their lives in a deadly terror attack on February 14, Pak-based terror outfit Jaish-e-Mohammed had claimed responsibility for the attack. Following which, Indian fighter jets have bombed and destroyed JeM’s ‘biggest’ terrorist training camps in Balakot, Pakistan.
On February 20, four Indian army personnel, including an officer and a policeman were shot dead in an encounter with terrorists in J&k Pulwama district. JeM is believed to be a key conspirator in the recent Pulwama terror attack, was encountered within 12-hours.
More details awaited.