Srinagar, Nov 29: Two terrorists were killed in an encounter with the security forces in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Thursday.
The security forces launched a search operation following a tip-off about hiding militants in Sharshali village of Khrew area.
J&K Police on today's encounter b/w security forces & terrorists in Khrew, Pulwama: Killed terrorists identified as Adnan Ahmad Lone & Adil Bilal Bhat.Both were affiliated with proscribed terror outfit Hizbul Mujahideen.Arms & ammunition recovered. No collateral damage took place
— ANI (@ANI) November 29, 2018
“As the searches were going on, the security forces were fired upon by the terrorists. In the ensuing encounter, two terrorists were killed and the bodies were retrieved along with arms and ammunitions,” news agency IANS quoted the police as saying.
The slain terrorists’ identities and affiliations were being ascertained.