An Military jawan died in an stumble upon with terrorists in a village in Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday, officers mentioned. A Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist used to be additionally killed within the operation, they mentioned.
The stumble upon began when safety forces introduced a joint operation in Posta-Potra village in Gundana house, 26 kms from Doda the town, following details about presence of a few terrorists, the officers mentioned.
An Military jawan used to be significantly injured within the preliminary firing from the terrorists and later died of accidents whilst being evacuated to health center, they mentioned.
Inspector Common of Police, Jammu zone, Mukesh Singh mentioned one of the crucial hiding terrorists used to be killed within the ongoing operation.
“The operation is on and additional main points are awaited,” he mentioned.
The officers mentioned joint groups of Military’s Rashtriya Rifles, police and CRPF had been introduced on Saturday evening after inputs had been won about presence of 2 suspected terrorists within the village.
As the quest events had been transferring against the objective house, they got here below heavy hearth round 7.30 am which used to be retaliated, the officers mentioned, including the terrorists took safe haven in a area after a temporary stumble upon within the open.
That is the second one stumble upon between safety forces and terrorists in Doda district this 12 months. Previous, Hizbul Mujahideen commander Haroon Abbas used to be killed in the similar house through safety forces on January 15.
Previous this month, two Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists had been arrested together with some hands and ammunition within the district.
Doda together with within reach Kishtwar district has witnessed greater terrorist process in recent times. Those Chenab valley districts had been declared terrorism-free over a decade in the past.