New Delhi:  Three terrorists were gunned down in an encounter in Jammu and Kashmir’s Shopian district. A gunfight between security forces and militants is underway in the orchards of Heff Shermal village, reports said. The identity and affiliation of them were being ascertained.Also Read - Yoga Day 2022: Army Dogs Performing Cute Yoga Routine Is Winning Hearts On Internet. See Pics

Rashtriya Rifles (RR) and Special Operations Group (SOG) of state police were involved in the counter insurgency operation. Also Read - 7 Terrorists Killed in Three Separate Encounters in Kashmir

Earlier on Monday two terrorists were killed in an encounter in Zinpanchal, Chari Sharief in Jammu and Kashmir’s Budgam district. Also Read - Jammu And Kashmir: Bullet Riddled Body of Police Official Found in Pampore

Following the encounter, reports of stone-pelting were received from some parts of Budgam and Pulwama districts, while authorities suspended Internet connection in some areas as a precautionary measure.