2 encounters break out in Shopian, Anantnag in Jammu and Kashmir


NEW DELHI: Two encounters broke out between a joint team of police and security forces and terrorists at Hadipora area of Shopian and Semthena area located at Bijbehara Tehsil in Anantnag in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday (April 10). According to reports, two to three terrorists are said to be trapped in the Hadipora area where heavy firing is said to be taking place between both sides. More details are awaited.

On April 9, at least seven terrorists, including terror outfit Ansar Ghazwatul Hind chief Imtiaz Ahmad Shah, were gunned down by security forces in two encounters in Jammu and Kashmir’s Shopian and Pulwama districts. “Five terrorists have been killed in a Shopian operation, while two others were killed in the encounter at Nowbugh in Tral area of Pulwama district,” a police official said.