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J&K: 4 terrorists killed during encounter with security forces in Shopian

According to the details, the encounter was reported from South Kashmir's Manihal area. Nearly two to three terrorists are also believed to be trapped in the area.

Manzoor Mir Manzoor Mir
New Delhi Updated on: March 22, 2021 11:17 IST
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J&K: 2 terrorists killed during encounter with security forces in Shopian

At least four terrorists were killed during an encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir in the wee hours of Monday. According to the details, the encounter was reported from South Kashmir's Manihal area. All the slain terrorists were associated with Lashkar-e-Taiba

Earlier a firefight between terrorists and security forces started on Sunday night after security forces cordoned off the area and launched a search operation on the basis of specific information about the presence of terrorists.

As the security forces zeroed in on the spot where terrorists were hiding they came under a heavy volume of fire that triggered the encounter.

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