Three terrorists have been killed by Security forces near the CRPF post at Nagrota on Jammu-Srinagar highway. A CRPF jawan has also injured in this firing.
It is being told that the plot of these terrorists was to carry out a suicide attack. The terrorists were hiding in the truck and wanted to enter the Srinagar. So far, 3 terrorists have been killed. Security forces have recovered a large amount of weapons from the truck.
At present, the search operation is going on in the surrounding areas. Traffic has been stopped on the Jammu-Srinagar highway right now.
“There is a possibility of at least 4 more terrorists hidden in the area. Area has been cordoned & search operation is on,” Jammu and Kashmir Police IG Mukesh Singh said.
Jammu and Kashmir police said that when the police stopped a truck going to Srinagar at Bann Toll Plaza on Jammu-Srinagar highway, the terrorists hiding in the truck started firing on the police. A policeman was injured in this attack while a terrorist was killed. Encounter is in progress.
#UPDATE Two explosions heard near Bann toll plaza on Jammu-Srinagar highway where the encounter between terrorists and security forces is underway. One policeman injured, one terrorist killed in the encounter (deferred visuals) pic.twitter.com/I7fwofQphL— ANI (@ANI) January 31, 2020