A militant was killed this morning in an overnight encounter with security forces in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir.
A militant was killed on Friday morning in an overnight encounter with security forces in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir. After receiving information about the presence of militants, a police officer said that on Thursday, security forces started a siege and search operation in Chiwa Ular area of Tral in South Kashmir district.
He said that the search operation took the form of an encounter when the terrorists opened fire on the search team of the force and in response the team also opened fire.
The officer said that the siege continued overnight and a terrorist was killed in the wee hours of Friday.
He was told that the identity of the slain terrorist and which organization he was associated with, information is still being collected. Also told that the campaign is still going on.