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Jammu and Kashmir: Four terrorists arrested after gunfight with security forces in Kupwara

The four terrorists had surrendered following gunfight with security forces, while three Al Badr militants deserted the new recruits and fled.

Edited by: India TV News Desk, New Delhi [ Published on: August 26, 2018 10:13 IST ]
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Four terrorists arrested in Kupwara

Four terrorists were arrested on Sunday following a brief gunfight with security forces, while were trying to exfiltrate across the Line of Control (LoC) in Kupwara district's Handwara. Arms and ammunition were seized from the terrorists.

The Army had received information about four newly recruited terrorists, who were being guided by three terrorists of Al Badr for a planned exfiltration.

The militants were then nabbed by the Army in a joint operation with the police.

The four terrorists had surrendered following gunfight with security forces, while the three Al Badr militants deserted the new recruits and fled.

Search operation to nab the other terrorists is on.

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