4 Encounters In Jammu And Kashmir, 4 Terrorists Killed, Policeman Dies


Update: A policeman died and another was injured and four terrorists died in four separate encounters in Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday. Three of the encounters were with terrorists who were trying to infiltrate in Tangdhar, Gurez and Nowgam sectors. The other was between the police and a group of terrorists who had hold up in a building in Poonch.

Poonch: One policeman was killed and another injured during an encounter with two terrorists in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday.

The encounter started after police received information about the presence of heavily-armed terrorists in an under construction government building in the outskirts of Poonch city.

As the police laid a cordon around the building, they came under heavy firing resulting in the death of a policeman and injuries to a sub inspector of the police.

The building is close to an army camp and troops have been rushed in to neutralise the terrorists. An intense gunfight is currently on.

In another encounter near the Line of Control in Nowgam Sector, in north Kashmir, the Army has killed three terrorists.