New Delhi: One unrecognized militant was neutralised in an encounter that evoked between militants and security forces in the Pampore area of Awantipora in Jammu and Kashmir on Friday (August 20, 2021). The cops said that the encounter started in the wee hours of Friday at Khrew, Pampore area of Awantipora and the action is still ongoing.
“#Encounter began at Khrew, #Pampore area of #Awantipora. Police and security forces are on the job. Further reports shall follow,” Kashmir Zone Police had tweeted.
Previously, two days before Independence Day, on August 13, a Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorist was also murdered during a combat in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kulgam district.