Update: The LeT terrorist Ishfaq Padder gunned down by security forces in Kulgam’s Tantrypora was involved in killing of Lt Umar Fayaz.
Update: Mobile internet services temporarily suspended in Shopian and Kulgam districts after killing of an LeT terrorist at Kulgam’s Tantrypora.
Srinagar: One terrorist has been killed in an encounter that started between the security forces and terrorists in Kulgam’s Tantrypora on Saturday morning. The encounter is still underway.
The Army launched an operation in Yaripora area of Kulgam following information about presence of terrorists in the area, a police official said
Earlier on Friday, one of the five injured policemen of the Pantha Chowk terrorist attack succumbed to his injuries.
At least five police personnel got injured after terrorists attacked a bus of security personnel at Pantha Chowk area on the outskirts of Srinagar.
An Assistant Sub-Inspector of Border Security Force (BSF) also lost his life in ceasefire violation by Pakistan in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch district.