An unidentified terrorist was killed and an army soldier sustained injuries in a fierce gunfight on the Malmapanpora Warpora area of North Kashmir’s Sopore.
Earlier, gunfight broke out between terrorists and joint team of forces following launch of cordon and search operation on the basis of specific input about presence of terrorists in the area.
Meanwhile, the encounter that broke out in Shopian yesterday in still underway. One terrorist was gunned down yesterday, body of whom was retrieved. Identified as Zeenatul Islam, the killed terrorist was affiliated with proscribed terror outfit JeM. He was involved in series of terror attacks on security establishments & civilian killings.
Mobile internet services remained suspended in Shopian as a precautionary measure.