Two terrorists killed in encounter with security forces in South Kashmir’s Shopian district

In the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir, two terrorists were killed in an encounter between terrorists and security forces at village Kutpora in south Kashmir’s Shopian district this morning.

Police sources said that a joint team of security forces launched a Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) in Kutpora, following the intelligence inputs about the presence of terrorists in the village.

As the joint team approached towards the suspected spot, the terrorists fired upon them and two terrorists were killed in retaliation. The identity of the slain terrorists is being ascertained.

Meanwhile, the joint operation of security forces was underway till the reports last came in. Further details are awaited.