Terrorist killed in encounter in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kulgam

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Srinagar, Nov 20: An unidentified terrorist was killed in an encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kulgam district on Saturday, police said.
Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in the Ashmuji area of the south Kashmir district following information about the presence of terrorists there, a police official said.
During the operation, the hiding terrorists fired at the forces, leading to a gunfight, he said, adding one ultra was killed.
The identity and group affiliation of the slain terrorist is being ascertained, he said.
The operation is going on and further details are awaited, the official said. (Agencies)