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J&K: Two terrorists killed in encounter with security forces in Sopore

As the security forces launched the search operation, the terrorists started firing on them triggering a gun-battle.

India TV News Desk, New Delhi [Updated:01 Jun 2017, 10:17 AM IST]

Two terrorists were killed in the encounter with security forces in Sopore of Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla district early morning today. 

After receiving the information about two terrorists hiding at a house in Natipora area of Sopore, the Rashtriya Rifles troops along with Jammu and Kashmir Police cordoned off the area and launched a search operation.

As the security forces launched the search operation, the terrorists started firing on them triggering a gun-battle. 

 

The latest encounter comes days after the security forces killed Sabzar Ahmad Bhat, successor of slain Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani, in south Kashmir's Tral region.

(With PTI inputs)

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