Terrorists fled from the spot following a brief encounter that took place at Pulwama in Jammu and Kashmir, on early Friday morning. The encounter broke out on Friday after terrorists opened fire at the security forces.
The security forces had kept the terrorists engaged for a long time. However, the terrorists managed to flee from the spot. Combing and search operations have begun to track down the terrorists who are suspected to be part of the Hizbul Mujahideen.
It may be recalled that an encounter had broken out in the Pulwama district on March 8. In the encounter, two terrorists were killed by the security forces. The terrorists involved in the encounter were part of the Lashkar-e-Tayiba, officials said.