Encounter underway between terrorists & security forces in J&K’s Anantnag

An exchange of fire is underway between terrorists and security forces in Jammu and Kashmir’s Anantnag district today.

The incident took place at Verinag area in Anantnag district. One terrorist has been neutralised in the exchange of fire between terrorists and security forces.

On Friday, four suspected Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) terrorists were killed in an encounter in Panjran’s litter area in Pulwama which erupted after the security forces launched a cordon and search operation following which the terrorists who were hiding in the area, started firing on the forces.

Search operation is underway and more details are awaited in this regard.