Four Militants Killed In Nagrota Gunfight, Says IGP Jammu

SRINAGAR: Four militants were killed in an encounter with counter-insurgent forces at Nagrota area of Jammu on Thursday.

IGP Jammu in tweet said that four militants were killed so far in the ongoing encounter at Nagrota.

The identification of the slain militants could not be ascertained immediately.

Quoting DGP Dilbag Singh reports said that four JeM militants had infiltrated into J&K through the International Border in Samba on Wednesday night.

They were travelling in a truck on the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway, which was intercepted by the police at a toll plaza near Nagrota. This is the second such encounter on the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway in year 2020.

Earlier, a police spokesman said a gunfight broke out between militants and forces in Nagrota.


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