Srinagar, Jun 7 : Four terrorists were gunned down in Pulwama’s Lassipora area on Friday morning in an ongoing encounter as security forces sweep the area for any remaining terrorists. Three AK series assault rifles were recovered from the slain terrorists.
In another incident, two Special Police Officers (SPOs) went missing with their service rifles from Pulwama police lines. A massive search operation has been launched. It is yet to be ascertained if the missing case is linked to the encounter in Pulwama.
Two Special Police Officers who decamped with weapons yesterday are among the four killed.
In third incident, a suspected terrorist shot dead a Territorial Army soldier identified as Manzoor Ahmad Beg at Sadoora village of Anantnag district Thursday evening.
On Wednesday a woman was shot dead by terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district.The woman has been identified as Nikeena Bano.