Kulgam Encounter: One more terrorist killed, toll 2; operation on

One more terrorist was killed in the ongoing operation in Arrah area of south Kashmir’s Kulgam district, taking the death toll of terrorists to two.

Official sources said that in the ongoing firefight one more terrorist has been killed, taking toll to 02. However, their identity is yet to be ascertained.

Inspector General of Police Kashmir Vijay Kumar said that operation was halted for few hours as “we brought second terrorist’s family to the encounter site, so that his family could persuade him to surrender.”

However the trapped terrorist refused to surrender, the IGP added.

During the initial exchange of fire one terrorist was killed and three army soldiers including a JCO were injured. Also, one AK-47 recovered.