Three militants were killed in an encounter late Wednesday night in Srinagar’s Batmaloo area. In the grip of this encounter of security forces with the terrorists, a woman also came and died. Two CRPF personnel were injured. The dead terrorists have not been immediately identified. Encounter in progress. Police said that they are conducting a search operation in the area. Also Read – Pakistan is using tunnels to infiltrate terrorists: DGP of Jammu and Kashmir
Officials said that after getting information about the presence of terrorists, security forces started a siege operation in Firdausabad area of Batmaloo at around 2.30 pm. Also Read – Pakistan is not deterred by its antics, firing on border areas in Poonch of Jammu and Kashmir
Jammu and Kashmir: Three terrorists neutralized in encounter with security forces in Batamaloo area of Srinagar
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He said that the terrorists opened fire on the security forces after which the search operation turned into an encounter.
Officials said that a woman named Konsar Riaz died in the encounter. At the same time, two CRPF personnel were injured.
The injured have been admitted to hospital. He told that the operation of the security forces is still going on.