Rajouri, 02 June (CNI): One militant killed in an ongoing Encounter at Dassal Gujran area in Rajouri district on friday.
In a statement, Army said that in a joint operation by Indian Army in coordination with JKP, a intelligence based ambushes noticed a suspicious movement in forest area of Dassal Gujran near Rajouri on the night of 01/02 June 2023.
It said that that on being challenged by the troops, they were fired upon them, which was retaliated. Sporadic firing continued throughout the night, it said.
“Search operations were launched on first light by joint team of Indian Army and JKP,” it said.
A defence official said that in the ensuing gunbattle 1 terrorist has been neutralised and his body has been retrieved so far, Identity of the neutralised terrorist is being ascertained, he adds. (CNI)