Pulwama Encounter: Army solidier martyred, terrorist killed, Operation continues

One terrorist killed and an army soldier have been martyred in ongoing encounter in Gusso area of South Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Tuesday.

Official sources said that in an ongoing firefight one unidentified terrorist have been killed.

Meanwhile Army soldier and cop of J&K Police were also injured in early exchange of firing.

Both army trooper and cop were shifted to hospital, where Army soldier succumbed to his injury.

Pertinently, 123 terrorists have been killed so far this year in the Valley.

Earlier According to the reports reaching GNS, a joint team of Police, Army’s 53RR and CRPF launched a cordon-and-search-operation in Gusso.

As the joint team encircled the suspected spot, the hiding terrorists fired upon them. The fire was retaliated by the joint team, triggering off an encounter.