Civilian injured in crossfire between terrorists and ITBP personnel in Kashmir
The Army said a man, Asif Iqbal Bhat, was killed in an exchange of fire between army soldiers and terrorists after they received specific information about the presence of terrorists in Kupwara's Thindpura village. (Representative image) Photograph: (ANI)
One civilian was injured in a crossfire between terrorists and Indo Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) personnel in the Qazigund area of Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday.
The injured civilian has been shifted to the nearby hospital.
Ammunition has also been recovered from the location.
On June 3, one Indian Army soldier was killed in an attack by terrorists on a convoy in Qazigund.
Two others have been injured while two other personnel are critically injured.
On the same day, one civilian was also injured in ceasefire violation by Pakistan in Poonch sector.
Yesterday, at least five terrorists were gunned down, as the Indian Army continued to thwart cross-border infiltration along the Line of Control (LoC).
Yesterday's security operation took place in the Uri Sector of Jammu and Kashmir.