Srinagar: In separate encounters with security forces, two terrorists were killed in the north and south areas of Kashmir.
In a statement to a daily, the officials of the army said that the operation is still going on at the Zoonareshi village in the frontier district of Kupwara. An army spokesperson added that on receiving information about the presence of militants in the village, the security forces launched an operation following which a terrorist was killed. As of now, the terrorist has not been identified.
The security forces suspect that the militant who has been killed in the encounter was part of a group of terrorists who might have entered India from PoK last week.
In the encounter which took place in Shopian area of south Kashmir, another terrorist was killed in the night by the security troops. The army also recovered arms and ammunition from the site of encounter.
As of now, search operation is still on.