Encounter between security forces and terrorists in Chanpora, Srinagar, one terrorist killed | Encounter between security forces and terrorists in Chanpora, Srinagar, one terrorist killed
By Shivani Kapoor - October 21, 2021
Srinagar2 hours ago
Amidst the recent attacks on common people in Jammu and Kashmir, the security forces have carried out Operation Clean. An encounter broke out between security forces and terrorists in Chanpora, Srinagar on Thursday. A terrorist has been killed by the security forces. Encounter is still going on here.
Earlier on Thursday also, 4 terrorists were killed by the security forces. In Kulgam, the army and police killed two terrorists, including Lashkar-e-Taiba commander Gulzar Ahmed Reshi, in a joint operation. Kashmir Zone IG Vijay Kumar said that both the terrorists were involved in the killing of two people from Bihar. Both the workers were killed by terrorists in Wanpoh on 17 October.
Earlier in the day on Thursday, security forces had killed two Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorists in an encounter in Shopian district. During this, an army jawan was martyred, while two other security personnel were injured. According to officials, one of the slain terrorists was involved in the recent killing of a man who hailed from Uttar Pradesh’s Saharanpur district.
IG Vijay Kumar told that Adil was active in the valley since July 2020. He had killed Sakir Ah Wani, a carpenter who had come to Kashmir from Saharanpur in Uttar Pradesh. He was the commander of the terrorist organization TRF in Shopian district. In the last 15 days, 17 terrorists have been killed in 11 encounters with security forces in the Kashmir Valley.
9 soldiers martyred in encounter this month
In the month of October, 9 soldiers of the army were martyred in an encounter with terrorists in the jungles of Rajouri. After this, Chief of Defense Staff (CDS) General Bipin Rawat visited the area on 16 October. He had spoken with the commanders handling counter-insurgency operations.
Raids on 11 locations of NIA
National Investigation Agency NIA has raided 11 locations in Jammu and Kashmir. NIA has conducted raids in Srinagar, Kulgam, Awantipora, Pulwama, Sopore and Baramulla in connection with terror conspiracy.