Jammu and Kashmir: Two terrorists killed, one security personnel injured in Handwara

Updated On : 2017-11-14 07:18:31
The Encounter broke in Zachaladara Rajwara area of Handwara district. (Representational PTI image)
The Encounter broke in Zachaladara Rajwara area of Handwara district. (Representational PTI image)
New Delhi :

Two Terrorists have been killed after they opened fire at a police party in Handwara district of Jammu and Kashmir on Monday. In the exchange of fire, one security personnel sustained injuries.

Militants opened firing at a police check post at Sultanpora in the Zachaldara area of Handwara, 100 kms from here, a police official said. The policemen retaliated, killing two militants, he added. The identity and group affiliation of the slain militants is being ascertained, the official said.

On November 9 militants shot at and injured a policeman in Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said.

The ultras shot at special police officer Ranbir Singh, who was posted on duty near deputy commissioner's office, a police office official said.

Singh was hit by a bullet in the abdomen, was taken to 92 Base Hospital of the Army here.  

First Published : Monday, November 13, 2017 06:49 PM
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