Despite repeated warnings and global condemnation Pakistan continues to encourage terror from its soli to target India. In the latest incident a Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist killed in an encounter with security forces in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said.
Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Babgund area of the south Kashmir district during the night after inputs of the presence of terrorists in the area, a police official said.
He said the search operation turned into an encounter after the terrorist fired upon the forces who then retaliated.
In the ensuing gunfight, the terrorist was killed in the morning, the official said. He said the gunned-down terrorist has been identified as Sabir Ahmad Dar who belonged to HM outfit.
Some arms and ammunition have been recovered from the encounter site, the official said, adding the operation has been called off.
Meanwhile in another incident , Terrorists shot dead a policeman in his house in Sopore township of Jammu and Kashmir’s Baramulla district, police said .
Unidentifiable terrorists barged inside the house of Javid Ahmad Lone at Warpora in the outskirts of the town in north Kashmir district late on Friday night and fired upon him, a police official said.
He said Lone suffered critical injuries and later died. He was working as a follower in the police department, the official said, adding a case was registered