An officer of the Indian Military and three troopers, together with a BSF constable, have been killed within the line of responsibility throughout an a significant anti-terror operation alongside the Line of Management (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kupwara district, officers stated.
Three terrorists have been additionally gunned down within the anti-terror operation which is underway in Machil sector of the north Kashmir district, they stated. This is likely one of the greatest encounter within the union territory since April.
The encounter began after Military and BSF seen suspicious motion close to the LoC and challenged the intruders, resulting in a gunfight through which the terrorists have been eradicated. One BSF constable was killed in motion.
“Constable Sudip Sarkar misplaced his life in the course of the operation in Machil Sector. Reinforcements acquired from Indian Military, the Joint operation nonetheless underway,” stated Border Safety Power.
The gunbattle ended at about 4 am by which era the Military moved in reinforcements. The terrorists have been once more detected at 10:20 am this morning, roughly 1.5 kms from the LoC, resulting in a contemporary gunfight through which an Military Officers and two jawans laid down their lives. Two different jawans who’ve been injured have been evacuated.
The operation continues to be underway, officers stated.