Jammu and Kashmir: One terrorist, 3 overground workers killed in encounter following militant attack on army camp in Shopian

One alleged terrorist, identified as Shahid Ahmad Dar, and three overground workers were killed in Jammu and Kashmir when militants fired at a joint motor vehicle patrolling party around 8 pm in Pinjoora area of Shopian district, media reports said.

The firing took place near an army camp in the Pahnoo area of Shopian where security forces have launched a cordon and search operation, a police official said.

Recently, a militant was killed in an encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Bandipora district. Security forces had launched a cordon and search operation in village Shakurdin following information about the presence of militants there, a police official said.

With inputs from agencies

Published Date: Mar 05, 2018 08:49 AM | Updated Date: Mar 05, 2018 08:51 AM

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