6 May,2021*12:27 IST* 2 MIN READ
Three terrorists were killed, while one surrendered before security forces during an encounter in Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday, police said.
The security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Kanigam area of the South Kashmir district during the night following information about the presence of terrorists there, a police official said.
The reports also added that one of the newly recruited terrorists surrendered during an encounter that broke out between terrorists and security forces.
Kashmir zone police in a tweet revealed that, “J&K police say four newly recruited local terrorists of Al-Badr terror outfit trapped in Kanigam area of Shopian. Exercising maximum restraint, Police & security forces are trying their best to persuade them to surrender.”
Four newly recruited local #terrorists of Al-Badr terror outfit trapped in #Kanigam area of #Shopian. Exercising maximum restraint, Police & security forces are trying their best to persuade them to #surrender. @JmuKmrPolice
— Kashmir Zone Police (@KashmirPolice) May 5, 2021