Srinagar: Two Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) militants were killed in the firing on Friday along with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district. The information was posted on the website of Uttarakhand Headquarters Northern Command. “Two militants killed in a joint operation in Draabgam,” he said.
National Rifles, Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) and State Police Special Operations Group (SOG) surrounded the village on Thursday night after receiving information about the hidden terrorists.
Floodlights were mounted around the area to prevent the militants from fleeing under the guise of darkness.
As soon as the security forces closed the hideout of the terrorists, they were fired for triggering the encounter.
The police said, “The killed terrorists have been killed, but they have not been identified properly. The search operation is on.”