Soldier Killed In Line Of Duty, Terrorist Shot Dead In Pulwama Encounter

Soldier Killed In Line Of Duty, Terrorist Shot Dead In Pulwama Encounter

Pulwama Encounter: The encounter started early Tuesday morning in J&Ok’s Pulwama.


A soldier was killed and two safety personnel have been injured in an encounter in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama early Tuesday morning. One of many two terrorists holed up in a home was shot useless, police mentioned.

A joint safety operation by the Central Reserve Police Drive’s (CRPF) 183 Battalion, military’s Rashtriya Rifles unit and the Jammu and Kashmir Police started at round 5:30 am. A soldier and a policeman have been injured throughout the gunfire. 

“#Encounter has began at #Goosu space of #Pulwama. Police and safety forces are on the job. Additional particulars shall follow. @JmuKmrPolice,” a tweet by the Kashmir Zone Police learn at round 6 am. The safety operation continues to be on.

One other submit learn: “#PulwamaEncounterUpdate: Thus far 01 #unidentified #terrorist killed. Operation happening. Additional particulars shall follow. @JmuKmrPolice (sic)”. 

Final week, a terrorist, who had killed a CRPF jawan and  a six-year-old boy in Jammu and Kashmir’s Anantnag on June 26, was shot useless in an encounter in Srinagar. 

Safety personnel had launched a search operation for Zahid Dass ever since he managed to flee on June 26. A CRPF jawan additionally misplaced his life within the line of obligation throughout the Srinagar encounter.

Forty-eight terrorists have been killed final month in separate encounters.

Final month, J&Ok police chief Dilbag Singh mentioned that greater than 100 terrorists have been killed this 12 months. “Over the last five-and-a-half months, over 100 terrorists have been neutralised, out of them 50 plus have been from the Hizbul Mujahideen, round 20 from the Lashkar-e-Taiba, 20 from the Jaish-e-Mohammed and the remaining from smaller outfits like Al-Badr, Ansar Gazwatul Hind,” Mr Singh mentioned.


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