Kashmir: Seven terrorists, one policeman killed in encounter in Poonch and Handwara
At least three suspected terrorists were killed in an on-going encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch on Sunday. One police officer was killed and while another was injured during the gunbattle.
The encounter started after police received information about the presence of heavily-armed terrorists in an under-construction building in Allah Pir area of Poonch.
Four weapons have also been recovered from the slain terrorists, while search operation is currently underway in the area.
Meanwhile, four terrorists have been killed in another ongoing encounter with the security forces in Nowgam sector of Jammu and Kashmir’s Handwara