Suspected militants trapped in J&K’s Pulwama, search operation underway

Army, police and CRPF have launched a cordon-and-search operation in the region. More details awaited.   

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Updated: July 2, 2017 10:40 pm
kashmir militants, kashmir terrorists, kashmir unrest, kashmir valley, jammu and kashmir, pulwama, hizbul mujahideen, IM, cordon operation, india news, indian express A cordon-and-search operation is currently underway. (Photo for representational purpose)

Suspected militants are believed to be trapped in Pulwama’s Malangpora area after clashes erupted between security forces and them on Sunday, reported news agency ANI. Army, police and CRPF have launched a cordon-and-search operation in the region.

The latest development comes a day after two Lashkar militants, including Bashir Ahmad Wani, who was allegedly involved in the killing of SHO Feroz Ahmad Dar and five other policemen in Anantnag district last month, were killed in an encounter in Dailgam village of the district on Saturday. Two civilians were also killed and over 30 villagers injured during the operation.

More details to follow

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  1. K
    Kamal Pasha
    Jul 3, 2017 at 12:19 am
    Everyday suspected militant killed or trapped. All lies.
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      Mota
      Jul 3, 2017 at 6:36 am
      Kashmiris muslims are terrorists. Everyday, if they get killed, it isn't a big loss for humanity.
      Reply