One terrorist was killed and a jawan was injured during a fierce encounter between the security forces and the militants in north Kashmir’s Handwara area.
The encounter began on Monday evening after the army and the police launched a joint operation at Wader Wala in Kupwara district’s Handwara area.
The injured soldier sustained minor injuries and was immediately rushed to a nearby
According to reports, the security forces suspect that more terrorists could be hiding in the area.
Meanwhile, the security officials are trying to ascertain the identity of the slain militant.