Eight terrorists were killed in separate operations in Kupwara, Baramulla and Jammu today. Three unidentified terrorists have been eliminated in a fierce gunfight after army foiled a major infiltration bid along LoC in Keran sector of frontier district Kupwara. Army sources said, the bodies of armed terrorists are lying close to the LoC and the counter-infiltration operation is still on.
Earlier in the day, two Pakistani Jaish e Muhammad terrorists were killed in an operation at Checkipora Sheikhpora Sopore area in Baramulla district. A police spokesman said, one of the killed terrorists was the mastermind behind the Sopore IED blast in which four policemen were killed.
In another incident, two terrorists were apprehended by J&K Police in Ganderbal district.
In Jammu, three JeM terrorists were killed in an ongoing encounter in Jhajjar Kotli area. Director General of Police Dilbagh Singh told media.