Srinagar: Two terrorists have been gunned down in an encounter with security forces in Bandipora of Jammu-Kashmir on Monday.
It was confirmed on the Twitter page of Kashmir Zone Police. The tweet read: “Two terrorists have been killed. Arms and ammunition recovered. Identity and affiliation being ascertained.”
Acting on reliable inputs about the presence of militants in the area, a search operation was launched in Bandipora from yesterday. However, the militants on seeing the security personnel opened fire on them early morning. In retaliation, the security forces gunned down two terrorists.
Reportedly, the area has been cordoned and search operation is underway, sources added.