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Shopian encounter: 2 terrorists shot down by security forces, search operations on

An encounter began security forces and terrorists in Gahand Harmain village in south Kashmir's Shopian district. At least two to three militants are trapped in the area, sources told Zee News.

Shopian encounter: 2 terrorists shot down by security forces, search operations on

SRINGAR: Two terrorists have reportedly been shot down by security forces in the ongoing encounter in Gahand Harmain village in south Kashmir's Shopian district on Saturday. More terrorists are likely trapped in the area, sources told Zee News.

The encounter between security forces and terrorists began in orchards areas of the hilly areas. Search and cordon operations are currently underway.

Last week, counter-insurgency units of Rashtriya Rifles (RR) and special operations group (SOG) of the Jammu and Kashmir Police shot down two terrorists in Imam Sahib area of Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district.