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J&K: 1 terrorist killed, 2 soldiers injured in Kulgam encounter


Srinagar, July 04: An unidentified terrorist was killed and two soldiers were injured on Saturday in a gun fight in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam.

A search and cordon operation was launched in Arreh village in Kulgam under the Kulgam police station's jurisdiction, said Gurinderpal Singh, Kulgam's superintendent of police.

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Singh said the terrorists fired upon the joint forces triggering an encounter.

Kashmir Zone Police, in a tweet, said, "Encounter has started at #Arrah area of #Kulgam. Police and security forces are on the job. Further details shall follow."

A little while later, it said in a tweet that one terrorist has been killed in the Kulgam encounter.

"So far one #unidentified #terrorist killed. #Operation going on," it said.

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