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3 terrorists killed by security forces, two trapped in J-K’s Shopian
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3 terrorists killed by security forces, two trapped in J-K’s Shopian

At least three terrorists were killed in an ongoing encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian where two other terrorists are holed up inside a mosque. As per Kashmir Zone Police, two more terrorists were firing from inside the mosque and the encounter is still on. "Shopian Encounter Update: three unidentified terrorists killed. Operation going on. Further details shall follow," tweeted Kashmir Zone Police. "Operation Chogam, Shopian. Update. Two terrorists eliminated. Two AKs recovered. Joint operation in progress," the official account of Chinar Corps, Indian Army said in another tweet. The encounter between security forces and terrorists started in Shopian on Thursday where terrorists are holed up inside a mosque. The Jammu and Kashmir Police had last night ...
Terrorists attack security forces in JK’s Shopian, no injuries reported
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Terrorists attack security forces in JK’s Shopian, no injuries reported

Terrorists on Wednesday attacked a naka party of security forces in the Imamsahib area of Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district. However, no injuries have been reported in the incident. "Terrorists fired upon a naka party of Police and Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) at Imamsahib in Shopian," Kashmir IG Vijay Kumar said. "No injuries have been reported," he added. (ANI)
6 terrorists killed in simultaneous encounter in J-K’s Pulwama and Shopian
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6 terrorists killed in simultaneous encounter in J-K’s Pulwama and Shopian

Security forces have killed six terrorists in two ongoing gun battles in south Kashmir’s Pulwama and Shopian districts, police and defence officials said on Friday. Eight terrorists have been gunned down in the two encounters in these two days. On Thursday, two terrorists were killed in each district. Rajesh Kalia, the Indian Army spokesperson, said the total toll of terrorists is five in Shopian and three in Pulwama. “#MeejPamporeEncounterUpdate: #Patience & #professionalism worked. No use of firing & IED. Used tear smoke shells only. Maintained #sanctity of the #mosque. Both #terrorists hiding inside mosque neutralised: IGP Kashmir, Vijay Kumar,” Kashmir Zone Police tweeted.
4 terrorists killed in encounter with security forces in J-K’s Shopian, 9 in 24 hrs
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4 terrorists killed in encounter with security forces in J-K’s Shopian, 9 in 24 hrs

Four terrorists were killed in an encounter with the security forces in Pinjora area of Shopian district of Jammu-Kashmir on Monday morning, police said. Three soldiers have also been injured in the encounter, according to sources. Security forces had launched a cordon-and-search operation after receiving specific information about the presence of militants in the area, news agency PTI reported quoting a police official. He said the search operation turned into an encounter after militants fired upon a search party of the forces, who retaliated. Pinjora is around 12kms from Reban village where five militants were killed on Sunday. Two houses were also damaged. A joint operation of army, CRPF and police was launched early in the morning after a tip off about the presence of t...