In Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir four terrorists were killed in an encounter on Monday, a defence spokesman said. Srinagar-based defence spokesman Col. Rajesh Kalia said, “Four terrorists have been eliminated in Pulwama operation. He added weapons and war-like stores have been seized.
A police official said, “security forces launched a cordon and search operation in the Lassipora area of Pulwama district in south Kashmir following specific information about the presence of militants there.”The search operation turned into an encounter after militants fired upon the security forces, he added. The officials said the identification and group connection of the killed militants is being investigated.