News WrapGet Handpicked Stories from our editors directly to your mailbox

J&K: 2 terrorists killed, 4 army soldiers injured in encounter in Budgam district, operation underway

File photo. Photograph:( Zee News Network )

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Mar 29, 2019, 07.32 AM (IST)

Two terrorists were killed on Friday in an encounter with security forces in Sustu village in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam district, news agency ANI reported.  Four Army soldiers has also been injured in the encounter.


Four army soldiers were also injured in the encounter. According to the report, the gun battle is still underway.

At least three militants are believed to be trapped inside the residential building in the area. 

Further details are awaited. 

This comes a day after three terrorists were killed in an encounter in Keller area of Shopian district. 

The security forces had launched an anti-militancy operation in Yarwan forest area of the district following information about the presence of the terrorists there.