Kupwara Encounter
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Five terrorists were killed and three Army soldier was injured in a gun battle between the security forces and militants in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Saturday.

The injured soldiers sustained injuries during an encounter at Drugmulla area of Kupwara district and were immediately shifted to a nearby military hospital for treatment.

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According to reports, troops of Rashtriya Rifles and Special Operation Group of the Jammu and Kashmir Police launched a joint operation following the tip-off about the presence of militants.

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