New Delhi: An encounter has broken out in the Tulran area of Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir between terrorists and security forces. The Jammu and Kashmir Police has informed that the operations are on.Also Read - Top LeT Commander Among 2 Terrorists Killed in Shopian Encounter
In a tweet by the Kashmir Zone Police, said, “#Encounter has started at Tulran, Imamsahab area of #Shopian. Police and security forces are on the job. Further details shall follow. @JmuKmrPolice” Also Read - 3 Terrorists Killed in Encounter With Security Forces in Jammu And Kashmir's Shopian District
A joint team of Army, Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), and Jammu and Kashmir Police have launched the massive cordon and search operation following credible inputs on the presence of the terrorists in the area. Also Read - Jammu and Kashmir: Two Terrorists Killed in Shopian Encounter, Search Continues
Earlier in the day, another operation was launched at a village close in Poonch district to eliminate terrorists who had infiltrated from across the Line of Control or LoC. An army officer and four soldiers were killed in action. This operation is also going on.