Srinagar: Security forces have killed one militant in an encounter between security forces and militants in Budgam district of Jammu and Kashmir on Friday morning. The encounter which started on Friday morning in Karalpora sector of Budgam district has been successful. Security forces said, the security forces had received a tip-off about the presence of 2 to 3 terrorists in the area.
Security forces then launched a search operation to trace them. Meanwhile, the militants opened fire. Security forces retaliated and the encounter broke out. Security forces have recovered the body of the slain militant. The area has been cordoned off. Security forces are now conducting search operations in search of other terrorists. The exchange of fire is going on intermittently.
In Jammu and Kashmir, the Army has launched an all-out operation against the militants.