Jammu: Two terrorists were killed and one other became captured on Sunday in a gunfight with security forces within the elevated reaches of Surankote in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch district, officers stated.
The terrorists are believed to agree with infiltrated into this side from across the Line of Set up watch over (LoC) about three days ago and were heading for south Kashmir’s Shopian district after they were intercepted in a snow-sure dwelling alongside the Mughal Facet toll road within the afternoon, the of-ficials stated.
They stated it became a joint personnel of Lashker-e-Toiba (LeT) and Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) terrorists and were pushed into this side in an obvious attempt to disturb the continuing district pattern council (DDC) elections which received a huge response from the of us, inflicting frustration to Pakistan.
The officers stated police, assisted by the army, launched a joint cordon and search operation in remote Chattapani-Dugran village after getting recordsdata about the presence of three suspected terrorists.
The terrorists were trapped in a snow-sure dwelling and were requested to resign but they refused and as a replacement fired indiscriminately on the protection forces in an attempt to interrupt the cordon, they stated, at the side of the protection forces retaliated and killed two of the militants.
One other terrorist became captured alive at some stage within the gunfight, the officers stated. They stated both the slain terrorists are suspected to be Pakistani nationals but efforts are on to identify them.
The officers stated the personnel is believed to agree with infiltrated from the Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) three days ago and became on its technique to Shopian district.
After getting recordsdata, they stated, police alongside with the army launched an operation and plugged all crash out routes however the blizzard slowed down the high-tail.
With the advance within the weather, the operation resumed this morning and a contact became established with the terrorists, who were equipped to resign but they declined and introduced on a gunfight, the officers stated.