Two killed in Kupwara encounter in J-K

Two killed in Kupwara encounter in J-K

Submitted by alvin on Wed, 2016-06-15 10:59 Kupwara (Jammu and Kashmir): One terrorist and a soldier were killed in an encounter in Machil sector of Kupwara district on Wednesday. As many as four army jawans were injured in the gun-battle. The encounter is currently underway. An army soldier was injured in this gun-battle, which started yesterday. Soldiers of 56 Rashtriya Rifles, who were manning the LoC, intercepted a militant group at Katwara forest area near Jet Gali in Machil sector yesterday morning. After being challenged, the suspected militants opened fire on the forces, triggering off an encounter. (ANI)