Jammu and Kashmir: Soldier Killed In Encounter In Shopian, 4 Terrorists Shot Dead

Jammu and Kashmir: Soldier Killed In Encounter In Shopian, 4 Terrorists Shot Dead

Jammu and Kashmir: Soldier Killed In Encounter In Shopian, 4 Terrorists Shot Dead (file image) 

New Delhi: An Army soldier was killed and four terrorists were shot dead in a fierce encounter at a village in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian this morning, the police said. Three soldiers were injured.

A joint team of the Army's paratroopers, the state police and the CRPF were on a cordon and search operation at Nadigam village, 60 km from Srinagar, when the terrorists opened fire at them, leading to an encounter.

More details are awaited.