J&K: Two terrorists killed by security forces in Gopalpora area of Kulgam

Madhuri Adnal

Kulgam, May 22: Two terrorists were killed in a gunfight with the security forces on Wednesday in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam district.

The security forces started a cordon and search operation in Gopalpora village of Kulgam district after receiving reports about the presence of terrorists there.

An official said a joint team of the Army, police and CRPF encircled Gopalpora area and zerored in on hiding terrorists, triggering an encounter.

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However, the police said it has not retrieved any body so far and was ascertaining details about the affiliation of the terrorists trapped.

As a precautionary measure, authorities have suspended mobile internet services in Kulgam district.

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