Srinagar: 4 terrorists have been killed and a military officer injured in a fierce gunfight between safety forces and holed up terrorists on Sunday in Jammu & Kashmir’s Kulgam district.
Police stated 4 terrorists have been killed within the encounter between holed up terrorists and the safety forces in Guddar village of Kulgam district.
“A military officer sustained damage within the operation. He has been shifted to hospital for remedy.
“Precise identities of the slain terrorists are being ascertained. Considered one of them has to date been recognized as an area”, police stated.
After receiving particular details about a bunch of terrorists hiding in Guddar village, safety forces together with the Rashtriya Rifles (RR), particular operations group (SOG) of native police and the Central Reserve Police Drive (CRPF) had launched a cordon and search operation within the village in Kulgam district.
Because the safety forces closed in on the hiding terrorists, they got here below heavy automated gunfire after which an encounter broke out which has now ended, however searches are nonetheless occurring within the space, police stated.
Earlier this month, 5 Indian Military particular forces troopers and 5 terrorists have been killed in a gunfight on the Line of Management. The Indian Military had launched Operation Randori Behak in Keran sector, on the Line of Management and engaged Pakistan-supported infiltrators in a detailed quarters battle in heavy snow, neutralising your complete infiltrating batch of 5 terrorists.
4 troopers below the command of a Junior Commissioned Officer from probably the most skilled Para Particular Forces models have been heli-dropped close to the LoC after data on the infiltrators was obtained.
Nevertheless, the Military misplaced 5 of its finest troopers, three on the location and two extra succumbed whereas they have been airlifted to a close-by navy hospital.
The Indian Military Particular Forces squad was led by Subedar Sanjeev Kumar and included Havildar Davendra Singh, Paratrooper Bal Krishan, Paratrooper Amit Kumar and Paratrooper Chhatrapal Singh. All of them have been killed in motion.