Operation of Indian security forces against militants is going on in Jammu and Kashmir. So far, five militants have been killed by security forces in an encounter in Jammu and Kashmir district Shopian from around 5.30 am. The encounter is still going on in the Sugu area of Shopian. Within the last four days, security forces have killed 14 terrorists in Shapeiyan so far.
Confirming the death of the terrorists, IGP Kashmir Vijay Kumar said that they have not been identified yet. Operation is still going on. It is being told that five terrorists have been killed so far.
This is the third incident of encounter in Shopian this week. Earlier, five terrorists were killed on Sunday and four on Monday. Accordingly, 14 terrorists have been killed in the last four days. All these terrorists are said to be from the Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist organization. Although they have not been identified yet, they are being said to be local.
Police today received information about the presence of militants in Sugu village of Shopian at 01:45 am from reliable sources. Without missing time, Jammu and Kashmir police, 44 RR and CRPF reached the village and started a siege.
As soon as security forces started a search operation to find the terrorists, hidden militants opened fire on the security forces. This is the third encounter in Shopian district this week. In the last two encounters, 9 terrorists have been killed. Police say the terrorists will be identified only after the operation is over.
ANI took to its social media handle to update citizens about the situation in Kashmiri.
Among the nine terrorists killed in the last two encounters, three were top commanders, who belonged to the Hizbul Mujahideen organization. On the other hand, the destruction of militants in Kashmir has left Pakistan in a panic.
In connection with the Shopian encounter in the past, Jammu and Kashmir DGP Dilbag Singh had said that 9 Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists have been killed in recent operations. In the last two weeks, 9 major operations were carried out, in which 22 terrorists have been eliminated. These include six top commanders of terrorist organizations.
At the same time, about the number of terrorists sitting in the cross border, Singh said that the number is around 150-250. There are 150 terrorists in Jammu division and 125 terrorists are infiltrating in Kashmir division. Indian soldiers killed 3 intruders in Lungiot area at Poonch LoC.