Four terrorists killed in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district
WION Web Team
PulwamaUpdated: Apr 24, 2018, 07:24 PM IST
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Four terrorists have been killed by security forces in Lam village of Tral in J&K's Pulwama district on Tuesday evening.
Public places have been closed in the area as a precautionary measure.
The security forces have now cordoned off the area.
Earlier, Terrorists fled the spot after they were involved in a gun battle with the security forces.
One more terrorist killed taking the total to 4 . Well done boys.— Shesh Paul Vaid (@spvaid) April 24, 2018
Tral — considered a terrorist hotbed — is the native town of Hizbul Mujahideen's Burhan Wani, who was killed in 2016, and Zakir Musa, an active militant commander.
The district is also considered to be the stronghold of terrorist outfit Jaish-e-Muhammad.