- Between an encounter with security forces and terrorists, the dead bodies of four terrorists have been secured.
- The gunbattle took place near Ban toll plaza in Jammu`s Nagrota, at the J&K highway.
- The terrorists were travelling on a bus towards Kashmir before the engagement.
JAMMU: Today, in the early morning, security forces found four terrorists travelling on a bus towards Kashmir and they engaged them in a gunbattle. The terrorists got trapped and encountered by security forces. The incident took place at 5 AM and resulted in the closure of the Jammu-Srinagar highway at Nagrota.
The DGP of Jammu Kashmir Police Dilbagh Singh confirmed the whole incident and along with that informed that the terrorists were associated with the JEM group and they infiltrated from Samba Sector. The gun firing engagement also led to the injury of two SOG men since the terrorist tossed a grenade at them during checking. The injured SOG men were identified as Kuldeep Raj (32) of Akhnoor and Mohammad Ishaq Malik (40) of Neel Qasim Banihal Ramban. They both have been taken to GMC Jammu, their conditions are stable.