- Seeing themselves surrounded, the terrorists attacked the security forces
- Area sealed, search operation being conducted
Jun 20, 2020, 06:51 PM IST
Srinagar. Encounter has started in Likhadi Pora in Kulgam district of Jammu and Kashmir. One terrorist was killed in this encounter. However, he has not been identified yet. The Jammu and Kashmir Police informed this late Saturday.
In the first two days, the security forces have killed eight terrorists. Five of them were killed in Shopian and three in the Avantipora encounter. The terrorists killed belonged to Jaish-e-Mohammed. There have been 11 encounters this month. 35 terrorists have been killed in it. Recently, narco-terror racket operating from Pakistan was also caught. This racket was helping to fund the terrorists.
11 encounters till 19 June
1 June: Three Pakistani terrorists were killed by security forces while trying to infiltrate the Nowshera sector.
2 June: Two terrorists were killed in Tral area of Pulwama.
3 June: Security forces piled 3 militants in Kangan area of Pulwama.
June 5: A terrorist was killed in Kalakot in Rajouri district.
7 June: Five militants were killed in Reban village of Shopian.
8 June: 4 terrorists piled up in Pinjora area of Shopian.
10 June: An encounter of 5 terrorists in Sugu area of Shopian.
June 13: Two terrorists were killed in Nipora area of Kulgam.
16 June: 3 terrorists killed in Turkwangam village of Shopian.
18-19 June: Eight militants were killed in Avantipora and Shopian.