CRPF personnel killed, terrorist shot down in encounter in Srinagar’s Malabagh
Two to three terrorists are believed to be trapped in the congested locality.Updated: Jul 02, 2020 23:54 IST
A CRPF trooper and a terrorist were killed in an encounter at Srinagar’s Malabagh locality that began late Thursday evening, police said.
Two to three terrorists are believed to be trapped in the congested locality.
A a cordon and search operation was launched in the area, near Habak Crossing, after a tip-off about presence of militants there, a police official said. The operation turned into an encounter after terrorists opened fire towards the security personnel, the official added.
More details are awaited.
(with inputs from PTI)