Saturday, 21 May, 2022

Topic: encounter

Two LeT militants killed in an encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir’s Srinagar

The encounter broke out Saturday after the security forces conducting a search operation in Zakura locality were fired upon by hiding terrorists, police officials said

2 terrorists including JeM’s IED expert gunned down by security forces in J&K’s Pulwama

Jaish-e-Mohammad Yasir Parray and a foreign ultra were killed in the gunfire which took place Wednesday at Qasbayar area of the south Kashmir district.

How it took 76 hours, negotiations and protests for Kashmir encounter victims to bury their dead

2 civilians were among those killed in Hyderpora encounter. Their families faced a long drawn negotiation with the police to get the bodies. IG says police regret their killing.

Assam Rifles guns down 3 NSCN-K militants in Arunachal’s Longding district

The encounter came two days after five Assam Rifles personnel, including a colonel-rank officer, were killed in ambush in Manipur.

Five Army personnel killed in encounter in J&K’s Poonch

The security forces had launched an anti-insurgency operation following intelligence inputs about presence of terrorists.

2 militants shot dead in Jammu & Kashmir’s Anantnag, Bandipora districts

One of the terrorists killed has been identified as Imtiyaz Ahmad Dar affiliated with LET (TRF) and was involved in recent civilian killing at Shahgund, Kashmir IGP Vijay Kumar said.

Security forces kill 3 LeT militants in encounter at J&K’s Baramulla

As per police records, the killed terrorists were part of groups involved in several terror crime cases, including attacks on security establishments and civilian atrocities.

3 Jaish-e-Mohammad militants killed in an encounter with security forces in J&K’s Pulwama

Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Nagbaeran Tral in the south Kashmir district following inputs about the presence of militants there, the officials said.

Soldier injured during encounter with terrorists in J&K’s Rajouri district

Security forces launched a search operation in the Thanamandi belt following inputs about the presence of terrorists. Police said it is the second encounter in the area this month.

Pakistani terrorist killed in encounter with security forces in J&K’s Kulgam

The terrorists were planning an attack along the national highway in J&K and the overnight encounter began after two terrorists started firing on a BSF convoy.

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