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Encounter underway in Kupwara district of Jammu and Kashmir
Encounter underway in Kupwara district of Jammu and Kashmir

A total of 3 terrorists have been killed by security forces in Kupwara district of Jammu Kashmir and one policeman injured in an encounter between holed up militants and the security forces. The encounter ended on Wednesday afternoon.

Police said that on a specific information about presence of some militants in Kalaroos area of the district, the forces laid a cordon and started a search operation. During the operation the militants fired at the security forces that wounded a police constable.

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An encounter with the militants has started in the area and all exit routes have been sealed, police added.