Three terrorists were killed in an encounter with security forces after infiltration in Uri in the Baramullah district of North Kashmir.
According to the sources, “Indian Army has eliminated 3 terrorists in the Rampur sector near Uri on LoC. The terrorists had recently crossed over from Pakistan-occupied Kashmir into the Indian side.”
“Indian Army has recovered 5 AK-47s, 8 pistols & 70 hand grenades from terrorists killed in operation,” sources added.
Security forces had launched a cordon and search operation in the area, following information about the presence of terrorists there. According to the report, there were 6 terrorists, and the search operation to chase the remaining 3 is underway.
Meanwhile, a terrorist was killed in an encounter with the security forces in South Kashmir’s Shopian district.
On Wednesday night, Anayat Ashraf Dar, a recently active terrorist who was earlier an Over Ground Worker (OGW) of militants, fired at a civilian Jeewer Hameed Bhat, who got seriously injured and was hospitalised.
The police said Anayat also used to threaten other people in and around his village with his illegally acquired weapons.