Jammu and Kashmir: Terrorists attack army patrolling party in Kupwara

KupwaraUpdated: May 31, 2018, 10:33 AM IST

File photo of terrorist attack in Kupwara Photograph:(ANI)

Terrorists on the wee hours of Thursday attacked an Army's patrolling party in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district.

The incident took place around Qaziabad forests situated in Kralgund area of the district.

The firing was retaliated and triggered off following a brief gunfight between the security forces and terrorists.

A search operation has been launched to trace out the terrorists.

Bodies of two terrorists were recovered after a search operation was launched in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district.

On Wednesday, a suspected terrorist lobbed a grenade at the residence of National Conference leader Mohammad Ashraf Bhat in Pulwama's Tral town.

On the same day, terrorists hurled a grenade towards a joint checkpoint of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) and Jammu and Kashmir police in Pulwama district.