Bijbehara Encounter- One Army Man, 2 Militants Killed- Operation On

June 18

Two Militants have been killed during the encounter that started between militants and Government forces at Waghama area of Bijbehara in South Kashmir’s Islamabad (anantnag) District on Tuesday morning.

A Police official had earlier said that a team of 3 RR, Jammu Kashmir police and 18 Battalion of CRPF was fired upon by Militants in the Waghama area, after which the Army retaliated to the firing.

The Forces retaliated and the exchange of fire triggering an encounter, A group of Jaish e Muhammad outfit was believed to be trapped at the site of the encounter, One Army man has been killed, two others injured in the gunfight.

During this exchange of gunfire, two Militants were also killed.

Locals told The Kashmiriyat that the firing that firing has stopped at the site of the encounter.

Meanwhile Internet Services have been snapped in the district again, less than 12 hours after they were restored. (The Kashmiriyat).