October 2004 News

Five Terrorists Killed In J&K Gunbattle

16 October 2004
The Hindustan Times

Srinagar: Five terrorists were killed in two separate encounters in Jammu and Kashmir, a defence spokesman said on Sunday.On specific information that terrorists were hiding in Rajwad forest area in frontier district of Kupwara, troops launched a search operation on Saturday night. Security forces challenged the hiding terrorists and in the ensuing gunbattle, four terroists were killed, the spokesman said. In another encounter in Mahipura area in Anantnag district, one terrorist was killed. The spokesman said the encounter was going on in both places.


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