Two local terrorists were killed including Pakistani Lashkar-e-Taiba commander Ejaz Alias Abu Huraira on Wednesday morning in an ongoing encounter with terrorists and security personnel in the Pulwama area of Jammu and Kashmir.
Encounter breaks out at Pulwama town of South Kashmir. Police and security forces are on the job. Details awaited: Jammu & Kashmir Police— ANI (@ANI) July 13, 2021
It must be noted that the search operation is going on in Pulwama city where the terrorists had an encounter with the security personnel posted earlier today and the whole area is under the orders of curfew. There is news that more terrorists may be hiding there. The identity of the two unidentified terrorists killed is yet to be ascertained.
The security forces had received information that a group of terrorists had come to meet some of their contact sources in Pulwama. After which the police and security forces together started the siege of the hideout of the terrorists. After this, the terrorists started firing on the security forces, after which the police and security forces retaliated by blocking the area in which two terrorists were killed.
According to information received from the Border Security Force, in the late night between 13th and 14th July, a flashing red light was seen by the soldiers in the Arnia sector. Seeing this, the alert soldiers fired from their position towards the red light. The area is being searched, although nothing has been found so far.