Srinagar: An exchange of fire on Wednesday broke out between security forces and terrorists in Kulgam’ s Khudwani area in Jammu and Kashmir, news agency ANI reported. One civilian has reportedly been killed. Further, all those injured have been admitted to a hospital. Also Read - Day After Forces Foiled Pulwama-Style Attack, Cops Identify Owner of Explosives-Laden Car

Meanwhile, security forces have cordoned the area to undertake search operation. It is a developing story; more details are awaited. Also Read - Pulwama-like Terror Attack Averted: Vehicle Suspected of Carrying 40-45 Kgs of Explosives; JeM Has Main Role, Says Top Cop



In another incident on November 18, two terrorists were killed in an encounter which broke out between terrorists and security forces at Rebban area of Zainapora village in Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir. The encounter come a day after the militants abducted and killed a 19-year-old teenager.  (ALSO READ: Terrorists Abduct, Kill 19-year-old in Shopian Day After Executing School Boy) Also Read - Yet Again, 4G Internet Services Banned in Jammu and Kashmir Till June 17

Police said that a search and cordon operation was launched in the area after the forces received specific inputs about the presence of terrorists hiding in the region. “As search operation was going on, a search party was fired upon by the hiding terrorists. The fire was retaliated leading to an encounter. In the ensuing encounter, 2 terrorists were killed and bodies were retrieved from the site of encounter. Identities are being ascertained,” police added