One terrorist was killed on Thursday in an ongoing Encounter in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kupwara district.
The unidentified terrorist was brought down in the Sadu Ganga forest area during an encounter with the army, Defence Ministry sources said. An AK-47 rifle was recovered from the slain terrorist.
“The body of the slain terrorist was recovered today morning along with an AK- 47 rifle and other ammunition during the search operation in dense woods of Sadu Ganga in Kandi,” news agency quoted an army officer as having said.
The identity of the slain terrorist and his group affiliation is being ascertained, he said, adding that the operation is still going on.
On Tuesday, an army commando of 3 PARA namely Sepoy Mukul Meena was martyred while another soldier suffered injuries.