Kulgam encounter: Three LeT terrorists killed, search operation going on
Srinagar, Nov 17: Three Lashkar-e-Toiba terrorists have been killed in a gunfight at Samno area of south Kashmir’s Kulgam district on Friday, an official said.
A senior police official said that three LeT terrorists have been killed, however their identity is yet to be ascertained while the searches continue.
Yesterday, a joint team of Police and the army launched a cordon and search operation in the area.
As the joint team of forces zeroed towards the suspected spot, the hiding terrorists fired on the joint team, which was retaliated, triggering off a gunfight.
The operation was suspended due to darkness in the area for precautionary measures and resumed on Friday morning.