New Delhi: On Tuesday, An unidentified terrorist was killed by security forces in Sopore town of Jammu and Kashmir. According to the details, the encounter was reported from the Tulibal area of Sopore town in the Baramulla district.
“Sopore Encounter Update: 01 terrorist killed. #Operation in progress. Further details shall follow,” Kashmir Zone Police said in a tweet.
— Kashmir Zone Police (@KashmirPolice) June 21, 2022
A police spokesperson said, Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Tulibal village in the Sopore area of Baramulla district following information about the presence of militants there. The police said that the operation is underway.
According to the police spokesperson, Another encounter broke out at Tujjan in south Kashmir Pulwama district, further details were awaited.
Earlier on Monday, Inspector General of Police (IGP), Kashmir Vijay Kumar said that seven terrorists including three Pakistanis were killed in encounters with security forces in the Valley.