Two Terrorists Killed In Kulgam Encounter
Srinagar: Two terrorists were killed in an encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kulgam district last night, the officials said on Sunday.
The security forces gunned down a wanted terrorist identified as Zeenat-ul-Islam who was associated with the terror group Al Badr and considered an improvised explosive device (IED) expert.
The other terrorist killed in the encounter has been identified as Shakeel Ahmed Dar.
According to reports, a joint operation was carried out on Saturday night by the Army, Police and CRPF personnel in Kulgam after receiving specific information about the presence of terrorists there.
While the search was underway, the terrorists opened fire on the security forces. In retaliation, the forces gunned down two terrorists.
Weapons and other war-like stores were recovered, officials said, adding that no collateral damage has been reported. The operations have been concluded.