Srinagar, Mar 28: Security forces on Wednesday gunned down four terrorists killed in a joint operation in Rajouri. The encounter took place in Rajouri’s Sunderbani in Jammu and Kashmir. “Four terrorists killed in a joint operation in Sunderbani Rajouri. It was a group that recently infiltrated from Line of Control,” said SP Vaid, DGP, Jammu and Kashmir.

The security forces had launched a search operation in the border villages of Rajouri district on Tuesday night after receiving reports about suspicious movement. A gun fight broke out early on Wednesday morning between the security personnel and the terrorists, who had infiltrated from across the LoC four-five days back.

The police and security forces had been conducting search and combing operation to track down the suspected infiltrating terrorists for four to five days in Sunderbani. Denying reports of an attack on the CRPF camp, CRPF PRO Ashish Kumar Jha said there was such attack on the paramilitary force camp in Sunderbani.