SRINAGAR: Two JeM terrorists Killed and an army soldier martyred while two more soldiers were injured in an ongoing encounter in Waghoma area of Bijbehara in south Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Tuesday, reports said.
Reports said that two terrorists have been killed so far in the ongoing operation and searches are underway.
In the initial firing, one army man was injured, he was immediately shifted to 92 Base hospital for treatment where he succumbed, reports suggest.
The officer further said that two more armymen were injured later who were shifted to a hospital and are said to be stable.
Acting on credible input about the presence of terrorists in Bijbehara area of the south Kashmir district, security forces launched a cordon and search operation this morning.
The official said the search operation turned into an encounter after the terrorists fired on the security forces, who retaliated.