Tral Gunfight Update: Two Militant Killed, Search Operation Continues
Two militants were killed after contact was reestablished between goverment forces and militants in Mir Mohalla in Tral area of South Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Tuesday morning.
Two Local militants were killed in Mir Mohalla after forces blasted house and razed it to the ground.
If sources are to believed both the slain militants are local and were affiliated with Hizb.
A senior Police officer also confirmed killing of two militants and said that search operation still on. So far we have recovered two bodies of militants along with two AK47. Earlier a senior Police officer told GNS that yesterday after initial brief exchange of firing there was long lull, but we had tightened the cordon and sealed all the exit routes of the area.
The officer further said that due to darkness the operation was suspended and as soon the first ray of light came the forces again started searches near suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon goverment forces triggering again an encounter, the officer said.
Khanmoh Encounter Update: Two Jaish Militants Killed, Search Operation Continues
On the eve of republic day two Jaish militants were killed after a gunfight broke out between militants and goverment forces in Khanmoh area of Pampore in outskirts of Srinagar district early morning on Saturday.
A senior police officer told that two militants have been killed however their identification is yet to be and we are sanitizing the area so it will take sometime.
The officer furthee said that they belonged to Jaish outfit and where on mission to Sabotage republic day. Two AK- 47s and lot of ammunition has been recovered from them, the officer said.
Hardwara Gunfight Update: Two Militants Of Lashkar-e-Toiba Killed In Encounter, Internet Suspended, Search Operation Continues
Two militants of Lashkar-e-Toiba outfit were killed in a gunfight at Galoora area of Handwara in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district.
Reports reaching GNS said that that army’s 30 RR, 92 bn CRPF and SOG cordoned Galoora area of Langate during pre dawn hours.
Soon after the joint team of forces fired several gunshots amid the cordon leading to an encounter, they said.
An army officer that the gunfight started after a cordon-and-search operation was launched in the village at around 2:30 am following specific information about the presence of some militants.
He said that two militants of LeT were killed in the operation. “The bodies of the deceased were recovered along with arms and ammunition”.
Sources identified the slain militants as Liyaqat of Harwan Sopore and Furqan of Handwara.
Meanwhile, in wake of the gunfight, authorities snapped internet services in Handwara parts while as district administration Kupwara has decided to suspend class work today in GDC Handwara and all Higher Secondary Schools of Handwara, Mawar and Langate Zones as a precautionery measure.
Tral Encounter Update: One Militant Killed Sofar, Search Operation Continues
A militant has been killed in an encounter started in Chopan Mohallah, seer area of Tral in South Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Monday.
“Acting on a specific information a joint team of 42RR, SOG Tral and CRPF Cordoned off the Chopan Mohalla area of Tral following a specific input about the presence of some militants”, a police officer said.
As the joint team of forces intensified the searches, the hiding militants opened fire triggering off an encounter.
Sofar a militant reportedly identified as Adil Chopin has been, the offIcer said,a adding that the search operation is still going on in the area.