Four terrorists gunned down in Anantnag encounterJune 22, 2018 12:36
A total of 4 terrorists were gunned down by security forces in Anantnag's Srigufwara area, says DGP SP Vaid. Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Khiram in Srigufwara area of the south Kashmir district this morning after receiving specific intelligence input about the presence of militants in the area, a police official said. He said the search operation turned into a gunfight after the militants fired upon the forces, who retaliated. He said clashes broke out near the encounter site as a group of youth started pelting stones on the forces who are engaged in the operation. Security forces used force on the protestors and several civilians have suffered injuries, the official said.