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Two JeM terrorists killed in encounter at Jammu-Kashmir's Baramulla

Two encounters are underway in Kashmir between terrorists and security forces at Chitragam area in South Kashmir's Shopian district and at Pattan in North Kashmir's Baramulla district

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IANS Srinagar
Two terrorists linked with the proscribed terror outfit Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) were killed after an encounter broke out between terrorists and security forces in Baramulla in the early hours of Friday, Kashmir Additional Director General of Police said.
The encounter broke out at Yedipora, Pattan area of Baramulla.
Two encounters were underway in Kashmir between terrorists and security forces at Chitragam area in South Kashmir's Shopian district and at Pattan in North Kashmir's Baramulla district, officials said on Friday.
"Encounter has started at Chitragam area of Shopian. Police and security forces are on the job," police said.
"Encounter has started at Yedipora, Pattan area of Baramulla. Police and security forces are on the job."
The firefights started after a joint team of police and security forces got an input about the presence of terrorists in those areas.
After security forces cordoned off the areas, terrorists hiding there started firing drawing retaliation by the security forces.
There have been a series of encounters between terrorists and security forces across Kashmir in the recent past in which many terrorists have been eliminated.
--IANS
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First Published: Sep 30 2022 | 8:14 AM IST

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