Security forces kill militant in Jammu and Kashmir’s Badgam district


Security forces killed a militant in an encounter which took place early on Friday in Jammu and Kashmir’s Badgam district. Police sources said to Indian Today, security forces surrounded Checkpora locality in Nowgam area of Badgam district on outskirts of Srinagar city after receiving information about the presence of militants there.

“Hiding militants fired at the security forces after the cordon around them was tightened. An encounter is now going on in the area,” reported IANS.

Firing has stopped now and the body of one terrorist was recovered.