Encounter On In Jammu And Kashmir's Uri, Terrorists Hiding In Forests

Operation is still currently underway in the region. Representational

Infiltrated lashkar fidayeen were killed in heavy gun battle after locals informed local police in Uri today. "Two houses were also damaged", a police official said.

Security forces on Sunday launched a cordon and search operation in Uri near the Line of Control in north Kashmir.

On September 18 a year ago, militants stormed the Brigade headquarters in Uri after cutting the fence and killed 19 soldiers in one of the worst militant attacks in valley. It is 12 kilometers from Kaman post. Operation launched by Baramulla Police, @adgpi and @crpf_srinagar. Terrorist were tracked down at around 2.30 am.

They said that a soldier of the Indian Army, Hawaldar Chandra Bhan, was injured in the encounter and he was taken to hospital.

Asked how militants were planning to carry suicide attack, DGP said, " Early morning we got the information about militants that is how we were able to avert the militant strike.

This put forces in dilemma. Therefore keeping in view the sanctity of the mosque a J&K Police team entered into the mosque and without causing any harm to mosque eliminated this terrorist as well. "A major terrorist attack was averted". "Yes infiltration attempts are being made by militants, but troops are on high alert on LoC". Army and police shifted many villagers to safer places when the gunfight started. Three AK-47s and other materials were recovered from the killed terrorists.

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