Costable Killed & 2 Terrorists Gunned Down In Encounter


Srinagar: A police constable was killed in an encounter which broke out between militants and security forces in north Kashmir”s Bandipora district on Sunday, the police said.

At least two terrorists were killed in the encounter with the security forces in Mir Mohalla of the Hajin area of Jammu and Kashmir’s Bandipora on Sunday. The firing has stopped for now, but heavy stone-pelting is underway.

The troops of 45 Bn Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), the Special Operations Group (SOG) and 13 Rashtriya Rifles (RR) were carrying out a cordon and search operation (CASO) in the region, when the encounter broke out.