Jammu and Kashmir : Encounter breaks out in Pulwama , One militant killed

Jammu and Kashmir : Encounter breaks out in Pulwama , One militant killed
Jammu and Kashmir : Encounter breaks out in Pulwama , One militant killed

Jammu and Kashmir : Encounter breaks out in Pulwama , One militant killed

One militant was killed after a pre-dawn gunfight broke out between militants and security forces in in Pulawama in Kashmir on  Tuesday morning.

Jammu and Kashmir : Encounter breaks out in Pulwama , One militant killed
Jammu and Kashmir : Encounter breaks out in Pulwama , One militant killed

A senior Police officer told that,” one militant have been killed . During the encounter, One soldier of 50 Rashtriya rifles attained martyrdom whereas one elite para commando officer was injured”

Jammu and Kashmir : Encounter breaks out in Pulwama , One militant killed
Jammu and Kashmir : Encounter breaks out in Pulwama , One militant killed

The security forces including personnel from the  Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) and Special Operations Group (SOG) of the state police cordoned off the area.

Jammu and Kashmir : Encounter breaks out in Pulwama , One militant killed
Jammu and Kashmir : Encounter breaks out in Pulwama , One militant killed

According to a police official, the gunfight started after security forces launched search operation in Pulwama following input about the presence of terrorists in the area.

 

Jammu and Kashmir : Encounter breaks out in Pulwama , One militant killed
Jammu and Kashmir : Encounter breaks out in Pulwama , One militant killed

Meanwhile, Mobile internet services have been suspended in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district.