Encounter in Pulwama: A soldier was killed and another jawan was injured in an encounter with militants in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Wednesday. In this encounter, a terrorist is also reported to have been killed. However, the terrorist has not been identified yet. Also Read – 4G Internet service will be restored in Jammu and Kashmir after August 15, know how the process will be completed
Officials said here that security forces were informed of the presence of militants in a garden in Kamarajipora village of Pulwama, after which a search operation was carried out in the area in the early hours. Also Read – Former IAS officer Shah Faisal left politics, may join administration service again
Officials said that during this time, the terrorists started firing on the security forces, after which the security forces also retaliated. Two soldiers were injured in this encounter. Also Read – Increased attacks on leaders in Jammu and Kashmir, frustration of Pakistan: BJP
He said that the injured soldiers were admitted to an army hospital, where a seriously injured man died. Officials said that the encounter was going on till the latest information was received.