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Encounter in J&K’s Budgam; 1 terrorist killed

  • Terrorist who was killed in the encounter and the group to which he belonged are yet to be identified


Budgam: Security forces in Jammu & Kashmir shot down a terrorist in an encounter in Budgam district on Saturday.

According to reports quoting police, another terrorist had managed to escape, but was arrested in Pulwama.

The forces had received inputs about the presence of militants in Mochuwa area of Budgam, following which they cordoned off the area and began search operations.

However, the hiding terrorists opened fire at the security forces, as per reports. The latter retaliated. A terrorist was killed in the encounter.

According to police officials, an AK assault rifle and a pistol were recovered from him.

The slain terrorist is yet to be identified.

Another terrorist who had managed to escape was arrested from Khrew in Pulwama.



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