Militant Killed In Rajouri Woods: Army

M S Nazki

Jammu: A militant has been killed in a brief gunfight with security forces in the forest area of Dassal Gujran area of Rajouri district last night, officials said on Friday.

‘Body of one militant has been retrieved so far,” the defence ministry spokesperson based in Jammu told GNS.

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Earlier in a statement, the Army said that in a joint operation by the Indian Army in coordination with JKP, intelligence based ambushes noticed a suspicious movement in the forest area of Dassal Gujran near Rajouri on the night of 01/02 June 2023.

It said that on being challenged by the troops, they were fired upon them, which was retaliated. Sporadic firing continued throughout the night, it said.

“Search operations were launched on first light by joint team of Indian Army and JKP,” it said. (GNS)