Anantnag: In Anantnag, Jammu and Kashmir, security forces killed a terrorist in an encounter. On Saturday morning, the security forces started a joint operation. This operation was started after input from the Kashmir Police. During this encounter, one terrorist was killed in an encounter. An AK-47 has been recovered from him. Search operation of security forces is going on.
After intelligence input, the security forces conducted a search operation in the area. The encounter started after the militants opened fire on the security forces. The identity of the terrorist killed in the encounter has not been ascertained.
This is the fourth encounter in Jammu and Kashmir within a week. Earlier on October 14, two militants were killed in an encounter with security forces in Chakura area of Shopian district. On October 12, two militants of the terrorist organization Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) were killed in an encounter in Rambagh area of Srinagar. By 2020, about 200 terrorists have been eliminated.