But even after 10 months rigour lockdown in Kashmir were 3G / 4G services never restored after august 2019 lockdown witnessing gun battles between militants Kashmiris and Government agencies
With the anti-terror operations continuing in Kashmir, two terrorists have been gunned down in an encounter on Tuesday during one such ongoing operation in the Bandzoo area of the Pulwama district.
However, one CRPF personnel who had sustained bullet injury in the encounter and was evacuated to a hospital has succumbed to his injuries,” said the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) on this day reported kashmir Police in its tweet
2 AK-47 rifles were recovered from the slain terrorists and a search operation is currently underway, confirmed Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) police.
Earlier, Kashmir Zone Police had tweeted, “Encounter has started at Bandzoo area of Pulwama. Police and security forces are on the job. Further details shall follow.”
The operation was launched early on in the morning on credible inputs provided to the Jammu and Kashmir Police.
As the joint security forces cordoned off the house where the terrorists were hiding in, the militants fired upon the search party. The gunfire was retaliated, triggering the encounter.
In the ensuing gunfight, two terrorists were slain and the CRPF personnel critically wounded. He later succumbed to his injuries.
The Director-General of Police (DGP) of the J&K Police said, “On a credible police input, an operation was initiated by the Pulwahma Police at village Bandzoo Pulwahma early this morning along with local Army and CRPF units.”
He added “Two terrorists killed so far. One CRPF jawan was injured who later succumbed to the injuries when the militants fired at the cordon party. Operation is still on and the area is being searched.”
With this encounter, the number of slain terrorists this year in the valley has gone up to 108 according to police but neither security forces total deaths not been made public as on date nor the sounds of bullets fails to recede ..