Update: One more terrorist killed in Budgam encounter, total 4 terrorists have been killed till now, operation continues
Update: Three terrorists gunned down by security forces in Budgam, operation continues.
Srinagar: An encounter is currently underway between militants and security forces in Jammu and Kashmir’s Budgam district on Thursday morning.
As per reports, at least two Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) militants are reportedly trapped. The operation was launched by the Army, the CRPF and the Jammu and Kashmir Police this morning after receiving inputs of militants hiding in central Kashmir’s Budgam.
A teenager was injured in the clashes with the army in Budgam district where a gun fight is raging between security forces and militants.
Police said an army convoy carrying reinforcements to Futlipora village, where the gun battle was on, was attacked with stones by a mob on Pakherpora Chowk.
“Fifteen-year-old Sinar Ahmad was injured when the army resorted to aerial firing after the mob attack on the convoy. Ahmad was shifted to hospital in Srinagar,
Mobile internet services have also been snapped in Budgam.