Baramulla encounter: Three Army personnel sustain injuries, two terrorists killed

Baramulla: Police have recovered the bodies of two terrorists killed in an encounter with the security forces in Jammu and Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Thursday.

One of the two terrorists has been identified as Aamir, a resident of Sopore, police said.
“Two terrorists were killed during a counter-terrorist operation in Baramulla district. One of the two terrorists has been identified as Aamir,” a statement by the police said.

One Army officer and two soldiers have sustained injuries, who sustained injuries during the operation, have been shifted to 92 Base Hospital.

Search operations are currently underway.

The encounter broke out when a troop of 176 Battalion of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), SOG Kunzar and Rashtriya Rifles (RR) was carrying out the search operation.

Earlier in the day, two policemen including a Station House Officer (SHO) were injured in a grenade attack by terrorists in Sopore in Baramulla district.