Jammu and Kashmir: Four terrorists killed in encounter with security forces in Shopian

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Four terrorists were killed on Wednesday in an encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir’s Shopian.

Jammu and Kashmir police in a tweet said, “All 4 terrorists killed in the ongoing operation at Melhura Shopian.”

Security forces launched cordon and search operation in the area late on Tuesday after receiving specific information about the presence of terrorists there.

During the search operation, the hiding terrorists fired at the security forces, triggering an encounter.

The operation is still going on.

Further details are awaited.