Jammu Kashmir Poonch Encounter: 5 Army Personnel Killed In J&K’s Poonch Encounter: Images, Names, Details: The news is coming from New Delhi, an army officer and four other soldiers have been killed in action during an encounter that happened between the security forces and the terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch district on Monday, this has been stated by the official. Follow More Update On GetIndiaNews.com
Jammu Kashmir Poonch Encounter
It has been stated by the sources, there has been a heavy gunfight which went underway in the Surankte area with at least four to five heavily armed terrorists who crossed into the country after a few days ago, the anti-insurgency operation has been launched in the village which is close to Dera Ki Gali in the early hours following the intelligence inputs about the presence.
The hiding terrorists fired on the search parties which resulted in a fierce gunfight and there were some critical injuries to a Junior Commissioned officer to JCO and there were four other soldiers who have died from their injuries, the encounter with the terrorists was going on and there were further details which are being awaited, this has been stated by defense spokesperson.
5 Army Personnel Killed In J&K’s Poonch Encounter
it has been further stated by the officials, there have been reported about the presence of a group of terrorists who were heavily armed in the Chamrer Forest, they managed to sneak across the line of control which they did a few days ago. There were reinforcements that were rushed to the area in order to plug all the escape routes of the terrorists.
There is increased terrorist activity in Kashmir Valley in recent weeks, there has also been a revival of ceasefire violations along the line of control with Pakistan. during the last week, security forces have detained about 900 people in the Union Territory in response to the killing of seven civilians.
5 Army Personnel Killed In J&K’s Poonch Encounter: Images, Names
There are going to be more updates to the story, it seems to be a developing story, we can expect that the authorities are not going to share much information about the terrorists as this is about national security and they will be surely cautious about what to state in the public domain.
We are going to be further updating you about the story when there are going to be more revelations, by the authorities and we will update you with the information as soon as it comes under our radar.