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

14 November 2017, 07:18 AM
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)

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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