Pulwama: Three terrorists were neutralised while one Jawan lost his life following an exchange of fire between terrorists and security forces in Dalipora area of Pulwama on Wednesday.
Acting on reliable inputs about the holed up militants in the area, a joint team of army and Special Operations Group cordoned off Dalipora area near the police station in Pulwama this morning.
The search operation turned into an encounter after the terrorists opened fire on them. In retaliation, security personnel gunned down three terrorists. The identity and group affiliation of the slain ultras was not known yet.
While a jawan was martyred in the gunfight, two others suffered bullet injuries in the gunfight.