Bandipora Encounter: 2 Army Men Martyred, 2 Terrorists Gunned Down


Updated: 2 Army men have lost their lives during encounter in Bandipora’s Hajin (J&K). 2 terrorists gunned down. Ops continue.

Srinagar: Two terrorists were killed on Wednesday in a gunbattle between security forces and militants in Hajin area of Jammu and Kashmir’s Bandipora district on Wednesday, ANI reported.  The operation is still underway, the report said. During the encounter, three security personnel have been reported injured. Recently, the valley has witnessed several encounters.

On Monday, security forces killed three top Hizbul Mujahideen militants, including its chief recruiter Zahid, in an encounter in Shopian and a top Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) commander in the Baramulla district of Jammu and Kashmir, as per the report by PTI. An Army jawan also died in a brief encounter with militants in the Budgam district of the state.