Jammu and Kashmir: One army personnel injured, terrorist killed in encounter in Baramulla district

WION Web Team
New Delhi, IndiaEdited By: Riya GuptaUpdated: Aug 03, 2019, 09:22 AM IST
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The security forces cordoned off Malmapanpora area in Sopore where the encounter is currently underway.

One terrorist was killed on Saturday morning during an exchange of fire between security forces and terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla district.

According to reports, one security personnel also got injured in the encounter.

A joint team of Army's 22RR, SOG and CRPF launched a cordon and search operation in Malmaponpora.

The operation is still underway.


Earlier, two army personnel were injured in an encounter at Pandoshan village in Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir.

Also, a vehicle of 55 Rashtriya Rifle (RR) was targeted by an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) in South Kashmir’s Shopian district on Saturday.