Two JeM Terrorists Killed In Shopian Encounter In Jammu And Kashmir

SRINAGAR: The security forces on Saturday killed two terrorists in an encounter which broke out in Jammu and Kashmir’s Shopian in the morning.The security forces then cordoned off the entire area and a massive search operation was launched.A large cache of arms and the ammunition was also recovered from them.Police have registered a case and the investigation is going on, told IGP Kashmir SP Pani.The terrorists have been identified as Abid Wagay, a resident of Rawalpora Shopian, and Shahjahan Mir, hailing of Amshepora Shopian, a police spokesman said.Police said that citizens are once again requested not to venture inside the gunfight zone since such an area can prove dangerous due to stray explosive materials. “People are requested to cooperate with police till the area is completely sanitised and cleared of all the explosives materials if any,” the police said.The bodies were retrieved from the site of the encounter and incriminating material, including arms and ammunition, were seized.According to some media reports, three army man and one policeman sustained injuries in the encounter.

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