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No casualty has been reported so far. More details are awaited. Also Read - Jammu and Kashmir: Advocate Shot Dead at His Srinagar Residence by Militants, Probe on
A couple of days back, at least three local terrorists were killed in an encounter that broke out in Pulwama’s Chatapora on Friday, June 29. A youth identified as Faizan Ahmad Khan lost his life in the clashes as protesters pelted the security forces with stones while the operation was underway. The deceased sustained a bullet injury during clashes and died in the hospital later. Eight other civilians were also injured during the clashes. Mobile internet services were also suspended for some time in Pulwama to check the spread of rumours.
In another incident on Friday itself, an encounter broke out between security forces and terrorists in Kupwara area of Jammu and Kashmir in which one terrorist was killed near Trehgam.