Inspector General (IG) of Police, SP Pani speaking to ANI
Inspector General (IG) of Police, SP Pani speaking to ANI

J-K: 2 terrorists killed in Shopian

ANI | Updated: Jun 11, 2019 10:43 IST

Shopian (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], June 11 (ANI): Two terrorists were killed in an encounter in Awneera area of district Shopian, the police said.
The encounter was jointly launched by police and security forces based on a credible input.
"Two terrorists were killed and the bodies were retrieved from the site of encounter. The identities and affiliation of the killed terrorists are being ascertained," a release of Jammu and Kashmir police said.
"During the search operation, the hiding terrorists fired on the search party. The fire was retaliated leading to an encounter," the release read.
Inspector General (IG) of Police, SP Pani told ANI, "2 terrorists were neutralized, their bodies have been handed over to their families. It was a clean operation, there was no collateral damage. Final search is over, arms and ammunition have been recovered. We have registered the case and the probe is underway." (ANI)