Two terrorists have been killed in an ongoing encounter between security forces and terrorists in the Dragad area of Shopian. Still, one to two terrorists are present in the area.
Firing continues from both of them. However, before retaliation, the security forces gave the terrorists an opportunity to surrender, but they refused to lay down their arms. Within half an hour, a terrorist has been killed by the security forces. The slain terrorist has not been identified. But it is being told that all the terrorists surrounded at the encounter site are local.
On the other hand, internet service has been suspended as a precaution, and people living near the area where the terrorists are hiding have been shifted to safer places.