Trapped pair of terrorists eliminated in dreadful gunfight in Tral ; operation underway in JK
Source :NewsBharati Date :03-Jan-2019
Srinagar, January 3: The Gulshanpora area of Tral in Kashmir witnessed a severe gunfight between the government forces and local militants today killing the later on the spot. However, the three former were injured managing to save their lives.
A group of militants hiding in the area opened fire upon a joint party of government forces in the area which resulted in an encounter, reported the officials. Search operations in the area were carried by 42 Rashtriya Rifles, Central Reserve Police Force and Jammu Kashmir Police.based on the credible input about militant presence there.
However, several civilians injured themselves as a result of the encounter news spread in the nearby areas and hundreds of people hitting the streets on the government force’s action over the intense tear smoke shelling. Also mobile internet services were snapped down in the area as a precautionary measure to avoid any law and order situation, according to the report.
The operation is still on, adding that search operation is going on in the area. The slain militants meanwhile are suspected to be locals and affiliated to Hizb ul Mujahideen.