J&K's Tangdhar encounter ends, all three terrorists gunned down

A fierce encounter broke down between Army personnel and terrorists in Tangdhar area of Kupwara in Jammu and Kashmir today.

Last Updated: Aug 21, 2016, 12:01 PM IST
J&K's Tangdhar encounter ends, all three terrorists gunned down

Srinagar: The Indian Army personnel killed all three terrorists in an encounter that broke down in north Kashmir's Kupwara district on Sunday. 

The Indian Army's 4 Para commandos were retaliating to the fire by the three terrorists, who were trapped during the encounter.

The gunbattle broke out between Army personnel and terrorists in Tangdhar area of Kupwara early today. As per the report, security forces had launched a cordon and search operation in the area following information about presence of terrorists there.

Further details awaited.