One soldier, 3 terrorists killed in exchange of fire; another 2 soldiers, a civilian injured in Pulwama

Pulwama soldier killed

The Hush Post| 9:42 pm |one-minute-read|

One soldier was martyred and three terrorists killed in an exchange of fire that took place between terrorists and security forces in the wee hours of Thursday in Pulwama, Jammu and Kashmir. Apart from the deaths, two soldiers and one civilian have also been injured.

The incident took place at Dalipora area of the district at 4 am.

Arms and ammunition have also been recovered. The bodies of the terrorists killed are yet to be retrieved. The combing of the entire area is being carried out. Curfew has been imposed in Pulwama. The internet connection has also been snapped.

A joint search operation was launched by the 55 Rashtriya Rifles, the Pulwama Special Operations Group (SOG) and the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF). The area has been cordoned off after a tip about the presence of two terrorists in the area.

More details are awaited.


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