Jammu and Kashmir: 1 soldier killed in encounter with terrorists in Kupwara
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A security personnel was killed while another was critically injured in an encounter between security forces and terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara.
The encounter took place in the Handwara region of the district.
The police had launched a search and cordon operation last evening after they got information that some terrorists were present in the area.
The search and cordon operation was still underway in the region.
1 personnel killed & 1 personnel injured during encounter. Search operation was launched last evening after we got information that some terrorists are present in that area. The area is cordoned & operation is underway: AS Dinkar, SSP Kupwara on encounter in Handwara, J&K pic.twitter.com/8p9Q40zWju— ANI (@ANI) July 11, 2018