Kupwara (Jammu and Kashmir), June 15: One terrorist and a soldier were killed in an encounter in Machil sector of Kupwara district on Wednesday.  As many as four army jawans were injured in the gun-battle. Also Read: Encounter in Jammu and Kashmir: Fierce gun-battle underway in Kupwara, Army soldier martyred, 1 militant gunned downAlso Read - Has 3rd COVID Wave Arrived in India? Karnataka Among Several States to Report New Variant AY.4.2

 The encounter is currently underway.  An army soldier was injured in this gun-battle, which started yesterday.  Soldiers of 56 Rashtriya Rifles, who were manning the LoC, intercepted a militant group at Katwara forest area near Jet Gali in Machil sector yesterday morning.  After being challenged, the suspected militants opened fire on the forces, triggering off an encounter. Also Read - JKBOSE 12 Date Sheet 2021 Released For Kashmir Division, Exams to begin from THIS Date | Check How to Download

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