SRINAGAR: Two terrorists belonging to the Jammu Kashmir Islamic State (JKIS), who had killed a 4 yr outdated boy and a CRPF jawan 4 days in the past, had been shot useless in an encounter within the Waghama space of Bijbehera city in South Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Tuesday.
Director basic of J&Ok Police, Dilbagh Singh confirmed that the slain terrorists had been accountable for the June 26 assault on a CRPF patrol staff in Bijbehera during which the boy and the jawan had been killed. Police have recognized one of many JKIS males as Zahid Dass, who had opened fireplace on the CRPF males.
A joint staff of J&Ok Police and the Military’s 03 RR battalion launched a cordon-and-search-operation on Tuesday in Waghama to search out the hiding terrorists. Because the staff encircled the suspected spot, the terrorists began firing upon the safety personnel. It was retaliated by the forces, triggering off an encounter.
In one other incident, terrorists hurled a hand grenade on para-military troopers in South Kashmir’s Pulwama district. The grenade, focused on the CRPF Deployment 183 Battalion posted close to Pulwama put up workplace, did not explode.
As many as 128 militants have been killed within the Valley to date this yr.