At the very least 4 terrorists have been gunned down by safety forces in an encounter close to Nagrota Toll Plaza in Jammu and Kashmir early morning Thursday, sources mentioned. The gunbattle began round 5 am close to the toll plaza within the Ban space of Nagrota on the Jammu-Srinagar Nationwide Freeway.
The Jammu-Srinagar Nationwide Freeway has been closed because of the ongoing encounter. No visitors motion is being permitted from Nagrota and Udhampur’s Tilting space.
The terrorists who opened hearth close to the toll plaza have been hiding in a automobile. In the meantime, safety has been tightened across the space.
Jammu and Kashmir: Safety tightened in Udhampur as an encounter between terrorists and safety forces is underway close to Ban toll plaza.
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— ANI (@ANI) November 19, 2020
In the meantime, not less than 12 civilians sustained accidents in a grenade assault by terrorists on a crew of safety drive personnel in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday. The incident came about within the Kakapora space of Pulwama. Police officers mentioned the grenade missed the meant goal and exploded on the street. The realm was cordoned off and a hunt launched to nab the attackers.
Earlier on Wednesday, two suspected Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) terrorists have been arrested from Delhi’s Sarai Kale Khan. In keeping with police officers, the 2 have been “extremely radicalized” and have been planning to cross the border to Pakistan for coaching. The duo had tried to cross the border a number of occasions from Kupwara and Keran sector of Jammu and Kashmir together with a number of others however had failed attributable to tight vigil on the Line of Management (LoC).