Jammu and Kashmir: Clashes between terrorists and security forces in Shopian, 4 terrorists killed in firing
Jammu and Kashmir Encounter: Four terrorists were killed in a clash between terrorists and security forces in Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir. 3-4 terrorists are reported to be hiding in Jainpura area of Budgam in Shopian. Following the report, security forces launched a siege and search operation. Meanwhile, the terrorists surrounded and started firing and the operation turned into an encounter. The IG of Kashmir said that four LeT terrorists were killed in the clash. Some terrorists are still suspected to be hiding in the area and security forces are searching for them.
#update Four terrorists of the banned terrorist organization Lashkar-e-Taiba were neutralized in the Shopian encounter. Search is on: IGP Kashmir
– ANI (ANI) April 14, 2022
In another incident related to the same clash, two army men were martyred while two other soldiers were reported injured. According to officials, a vehicle carrying soldiers from 44 RR Chougam camp to the scene of the encounter crashed in Budigam. The driver reportedly lost control of the vehicle and skidded off the road. Four youths were injured in the accident and were rushed to Shopian District Hospital. But two of them died. The other two injured soldiers have been shifted to 92 Base Army Hospital, Srinagar.
Let me tell you that these days there are reports of clashes between security forces and terrorists in South Kashmir. In addition to the security forces, terrorists have also started targeting civilians. On Wednesday, April 13, Satish Kumar Singh, a local driver, was shot dead by terrorists. Satish was a resident of Kokran in Kulgam. Police say they have cordoned off the area. Police say that the terrorists involved in this heinous crime will be eliminated soon. He said that continuous operation was underway to track down the terrorists.