The encounter broke out in the “Satora”area of Tral around 36 km from “Srinagar”. In the forest area of “Satora” at least four-five terrorists are arrested.
Srinagar: In the forested area of Jammu and Kashmir’s Tral at least 2 terrorists are killed in the encounter this morning. An officer told that the bodies of the terrorists are not recovered yet , but the firing is still on.
The officer also said that the search operation was launched when they got the information about the presence of the terrorists in that area. Another officer said that “it was just a search operation but it turned out in encounter when they started firing on us”.
The operation was launched by the combination of the “Indian Army”, the “Police” and the “CRPF”.
The sources said that in a PTI report “around 102 terrorists were found in the Kashmir Valley in last seven months”.Moreover to it more than 50 percent of around 220 active terrorists in Kashmir are of Pakistan Nationals stated by the home ministry official.
He also said that infiltration bids have seen a rise in last five months.
The sources said that the terrorists were planning major strike on the state highway.The Intelligence report further suggested that many suicide-bombers are presently active in the valley and are planning to strike the valley.
On Friday , a terrorist was arrested in the “area of Jammu and Kashmir’s Bandipora district”. The terrorists was identified as Shahbaz Mir.He was arrested with a pistol, pistol rounds, four grenades and one knife.
One of the officers stated to the media that “ the situation is under control”.
The operation is currently underway.