Udayavni Special

Three militants killed in encounter with security forces in J-K’s Shopian


Team Udayavani, May 6, 2021, 7:39 AM IST

Srinagar: Three militants 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 militants there, a police official said.

He said as the presence of four newly recruited local militants of Al-Badr outfit got ascertained, the security forces exercised maximum restraint and tried their best to persuade them to surrender.

The militants turned down the offer to surrender and opened firing and lobbed a grenade on the security forces, the official said.

The security forces retaliated, ensuing an encounter, the official said.

However, during the encounter one of the militants surrendered before the security forces while three others were killed.

The surrendered militant has been identified as Tausif Ahmad, the official said.

Udayavani is now on Telegram. Click here to join our channel and stay updated with the latest news.

Top News

Network problem for online classes; Edu Min appeals to the government for solution

WTC final: Rain washes out first session of Day 4

No local body polls in Maha till 70 pc of people vaccinated: Minister

Over 47 lakh COVID vaccine doses administered on day one of revised guidelines

Chhetri extends contract with Bengaluru FC for another two years

Bengaluru: 5 people try to sacrifice 10-yr-old to ‘ward off spirits’; arrested

Don’t be under illusion that COVID-19 is gone, CM BSY’s warns as restrictions ease



Related Articles More

Maha govt not cooperating in probe against Anil Deshmukh, CBI tells HC

Bengal to employ 32,000 teachers by next March: Mamata

2 Indian workers allegedly held captive by employer in Saudi Arabia

No local body polls in Maha till 70 pc of people vaccinated: Minister

Over 47 lakh COVID vaccine doses administered on day one of revised guidelines

MUST WATCH

Trupthi | Student learns Yoga during Lockdown

Yoga at Work Place

Udayavani News Bulletin 20-JUN-2021

Manipal IT youngsters plants trees | Planting trees to preserve the Environment

Police Sub Inspector angry on Farmers in Raichur

Latest Additions

Maha govt not cooperating in probe against Anil Deshmukh, CBI tells HC

Bengal to employ 32,000 teachers by next March: Mamata

Bengaluru: 68 vehicles, maximum 2-wheelers, seized in a day for violating curbs

2 Indian workers allegedly held captive by employer in Saudi Arabia

Separate covid care centres for kids to be set up in all taluks to fight COVID third wave: Shashikala Jolle

Thanks for visiting Udayavani

You seem to have an Ad Blocker on.
To continue reading, please turn it off or whitelist Udayavani.