In Jammu and Kashmir, an unidentified armed terrorist was killed on Monday in an ongoing counter terror operation along Line of Control in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district.
The gunfight broke out near Safaa-wali Gali Batpora forests after a joint search party of security forces comprising of Army’s JAKLI and RR intercepted the movement of a group of armed infiltrators during pre-dawn hours on Monday.
They said a body of an unknown terrorist has been recovered along with an AK rifle.
The identity of the slain terrorist is being ascertained. He is suspected to be a Pakistani national.
Two soldiers were injured in the gunfight and have been evacuated to hospital.
The operation is underway in the dense forest.