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Jammu and Kashmir: 2 IAF personnel martyred, 2 LET terrorists killed in encounter in Hajin, Bandipora

New Delhi, News Nation Bureau | Updated : 11 October 2017, 12:06 PM

An encounter is underway between security forces and terrorists in Bajin, Handipora of Jammu and Kashmir. Two IAF personnel have been martyred whereas two LET terrorists have been killed. 


# Two IAF Garuda Force personnel who were martyred - Sergeant Milind Kishor & Corporal Nilesh Kumar Nayar

# One terrorist identified as a local, other a Pakistan national namely Ali. He was instrumental in terror incidents in Hajin area: SP Vaid, DGP J&K

# Two LeT terrorists killed & 2 security personnel martyred too. The operation is still underway: Shambhu Kumar, CRPF Officer.

# Two personnel who lost their lives in Bandipora (J&K) encounter were from IAF's Garuda Force & were with Army for operational training

# Two security personnel have been martyred whereas two terrorists have been killed.

Two terrorists have been gunned down whereas three security personnel are injured.

One more militant has been holed up, said the army.

# Encounter underway between security forces and terrorists in Bajin, Handipora of Jammu and Kashmir.

J&K has witnessed several encounters in the recent past. Earlier, on Monday an Army officer was killed in an encounter with terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir’s Badgam district on Monday morning.

According to sources, terrorists opened fire at a party of the 53rd Battalion of Rashtriya Rifles when they were involved in a combing operation at Drang Village in Badgam district.

On October 6, terrorists in Tral area of Pulwama district had opened fire on armed personnel 

The attack came a day after alert Indian Army everted a major terrorist attack on sensitive and soft targets in Jammu and Kashmir’s Akhnoor.

First Published: Wednesday, October 11, 2017 06:48 AM
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