New Delhi, July 16: One terrorist has been killed and two 2 Army personnel were injured during an encounter in Safawali Gal in Kupwara along the Line of Control on Monday. One AK-47 rifle has been recovered from the terrorist.
Jammu & Kashmir: One terrorist killed, 2 Army personnel injured during an ongoing encounter in Kupwara's Safawali Gal along the Line of Control; 1 AK-47 rifle recovered from the terrorist.
— ANI (@ANI) July 16, 2018
The encounter is currently underway.
Alert troops of the Army noticed suspicious movement in Safawali Gali and challenged the infiltrators.
“When challenged, the terrorists fired, triggering a gunfight. One terrorist has been killed in this operation which is still going on,” news agency IANS quoted the sources as saying.