Shopian encounter: 2 jawans martyred, 3 terrorists killed

Shopian encounter: 2 jawans martyred, 3 terrorists killed

Shopian encounter: 2 jawans martyred, 3 terrorists killed

Separately, two police officials and a soldier were injured after rebels sprayed gunfire at government forces laying a cordon in northeastern Hajin area early Sunday. Two Army jawans were also martyred in the encounter, while four others were injured.

A gun battle broke out between the security forces and the terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian area on Saturday evening.

Jammu and Kashmir police chief S.P. Vaid tweeted on the success: "One of terrorists killed today morning at Shopian is identified as Yasin Itoo; operational commander of Hizbul Mujahideen".

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The Army and police have launched search operations in the area to track down the militants, he added.

A police official said a body was lying at the encounter site.

The wounded troopers were evacuated to the military base hospital in Srinagar.

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He said militants lobbed hand grenades and fired automatic rifles from two civilian homes and an apple orchard, killing two soldiers.

Ghaznavi joined militancy in year 1997 after crossing over to other side of the Line of Control. As the security personnel approached, Ittoo and his men opened fire, wounding five Army personnel, two of whom were later martyred. Supporting the militants, locals have been reported to have pelted stones on the forces as soon as the firing started. Earlier, the youth clashed with the security forces in Awneera to break the cordon around the village on Saturday. However, many were injured during the protests which turned in to clashes as government forces resorted to tear gas shelling and pellet firing.

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