Security forces gun down two terrorists in Pulwama's Tral region, combing operation underway

The security forces on Tuesday morning gunned down two terrorists in an ongoing encounter which broke out in Pulwama's Tral area of Jammu and Kashmir on Monday.

Security forces gun down two terrorist in Pulwama's Tral region, combing operation underway
Pulwama encounter (Source: PTI)
By: ABP News Bureau
Updated: 05 Mar 2019 11:23 AM
Pulwama: The security forces on Tuesday morning gunned  down two terrorists in an ongoing encounter which broke out in Pulwama's Tral area of Jammu and Kashmir on Monday.

Meanwhile, the search and combing operation is currently underway to flush out more Hizbul terrorists hiding in the Mir locality in Tral.Two to three local Hizbul-Mujahideen terrorists are believed to be hiding in the area.


As per initial reports, after a brief lull, gunshots were heard during the night. "A brief exchange of fire took place between security forces and terrorists during the night," a police spokesman said.

After receiving specific intel inputs about the presence of terrorists in the Mir locality, a joint operation was launched by the Jammu and Kashmir Police, CRPF and the army. The security forces then cordoned off the entire area and launched an operation to flush out the terrorists holed up in the area.

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