Srinagar, Dec 11: Two terrorists were killed in an encounter on Monday with the security forces and another was arrested in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district.
“In Handwara encounter so far two terrorists neutralised,” Director General of Police (DGP) of Jammu and Kashmir, S.P.Vaid, tweeted.
In Handwara encounter so far 2 terrorists neutralised.
— Shesh Paul Vaid (@spvaid) December 11, 2017
The security forces cordon off the area, following specific information about the presence of militants in Unsoo village. As they were closing in on the hide out, they were fired upon triggering the gunfight.
A third militant was arrested in injured condition, the police chief said. “The operation is still underway”.