- Pakistani army firing on LoC in Poonch and Rajouri, while firing international border in Kathua
- Police and security forces encounter militants in Anantnag
Jun 22, 2020, 10:54 AM IST
Srinagar. The Pakistani Army is firing from a mortar shell on the Line of Control (LoC) at Nowshera Sectoro in Rajouri, Krishna Valley in Poonch district, while on the International Border (IB) in Kathua. The Indian Army is responding to this. A soldier posted at the forward post was killed in the shelling of the Pakistani Army at Nowshera. This is the fourth soldier killed in firing by Pakistan in Poonch and Rajouri this month.
Encounter going on in Anantnag
On the other hand, police and security forces are encountering with militants in Verinag Kapran area of Anantnag. This month is the 13th encounter in 22 days. In all these encounters, 39 terrorists were killed. These include Chiefs of Lashkar, Jaish, Hizbul and Ansar Gajwat-ul Hind.
Pakistani drone was shot on Saturday
A day earlier, a Pakistani drone was shot down by BSF in Pansar area of Kathua, Jammu and Kashmir. Weapons were sent to terrorists from Pakistan through this drone. It had an American rifle, two magazines and other weapons. This consignment came in the name of an Ali brother. It was 250 meters inside the Indian territory. The BSF jawan dropped the drone by firing 9 rounds.
12 encounters in 21 days, 39 terrorists killed
|The date||place||Terrorists killed|
|2 June||Tral (Pulwama)||2|
|3 June||Kangan (Pulwama)||3|
|5 June||Kalakot (Rajouri)||1|
|7 June||Rebon (Shopian)||5|
|8 June||Pinjora (Shopian)||4|
|10 June||Sugu (Shopian)||5|
|13 June||Nipora (Kulgam)||2|
|16 June||Turkvangam (Shopian)||3|
|18-19 June||Avantipora and Shopian||8|