Pulwama Encounter: One terrorist killed, one Armyman martyred, another injured

One army solidier was martyred, while another one was injured and one terrorist has been neutralised after an encounter broke out between terrorists and security forces in Kamrazipora area of South Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Wednesday.

A senior Police officer said that during intial exchange of firing between terrorists and security forces, one armyman lost his life, while another was injured. The injured solidier has been evacuated to 92 Base hospital for further treatment.

Also, a terrorist body has been found at encounter site during searches in Kamrazipora area.

Till this report was being filed no exchange of firing was going on, while searches are still underway.

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

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.