In Dalipura, the security forces brought down three militants. A soldier was martyred in the process. A civilian and two jawans were injured as well.
The firing started at around 3:30 pm from the militant side. The army responded aptly. A search operation is ongoing. Many firearms and a ton of ammunition were recovered. Curfew was imposed in the area as well.
On Sunday, two terrorists were killed in an encounter with security forces on Sunday. This took place in the Shopian district. Their bodies were identified as Javed Ahmad Bhatt and Adil Bashir Wani. They are both said to hail from Redwani and D.H. Pora respectively.
Crimes against security personnel and attacks on citizens were chiefly what they were wanted for. The military commander for the Islamic State in Kashmir was hunted down a couple of days back. Abdulla Bhai lost his life in Sopore.