Two militants killed in Shopian encounter, Clashes erupt, Internet suspended


Two militants were killed in ongoing operation in Gadapora area of South Kashmir’s Shopian district on Friday.

Official sources said that two militants have been killed in ongoing operation.The encounter began after a joint Army’s 34 RR, CRPF and SOG launched cordon and search operation in Gadapora village.

Earlier, an official said that exchange of firing took place after having reliable information about the presence of some militants in the area. Till this report was being filed exchange of firing was going on.

Meanwhile massive protest erupted near encounter site after protesters tried to march closer to the encounter site. The forces retaliated with tear shells to disperse the protesting youth.

Meanwhile Internet has been also suspended in Shopian for precautionary measures.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here