A soldier was killed and three terrorists were shot dead during an encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama this morning, the police said. Curfew has been imposed in the area and operation is still underway. These terrorists were hiding in a house in Dalipora.
According to the reports, in the Dalipora of Pulwama, the security forces were informed about some hideouts of some terrorists in the early hours of Thursday. After this, the security forces evacuated the area and started the search operation. During this, the terrorists started firing. Three counter-terrorists have been killed in response. In the firing, a Jawan martyred. Curfew has also been imposed in Dalipora area.
Earlier this week, the security forces had killed two terrorists in Shopian last week. The terrorists were found to be hidden in the Hind Seetapur area of Shopian district. After this, the area was sieged and a search operation was conducted. During the search operation, the militants launched firing after which the security forces responded. Two militants were killed in this encounter.