Shopian Encounter: Encounter is going on between a joint team of security forces and terrorists in Turkwagam area of Shopian district in Jammu and Kashmir. During this encounter a civilian was injured who was taken to SHMS Hospital in Srinagar for treatment, where he died. On Sunday, the terrorists opened fire on the jawans of the Joint Security Team of Jammu and Kashmir, after which the soldiers also retaliated and fired on the terrorists.
A civilian, who was injured in cross-firing in an encounter between terrorists & joint team of police & security forces in Turkwagam in Shopian district, succumbs to his injuries: IGP Kashmir https://t.co/O8bSbyFH96
— ANI (@ANI) May 15, 2022
Terrorists had killed Rahul Bhatt on Thursday
Let us tell you that since the abolition of Article 370, terrorists are furious, they continue to carry out one or the other incident every day. After which the army personnel conduct a search operation and run a campaign to eliminate these terrorists. On Thursday itself, terrorists entered the government office and killed government employee Rahul Bhatt. Rahul Bhatt was working as a clerk in the Tehsil office in Chadoora city, he got a government job during the year 2010-11 under the special planning package for migrant Kashmiri Pandits.
On Friday itself, the soldiers killed the killers of Rahul Bhatt
After the killing of Rahul Bhatt, the soldiers searched according to information received from intelligence sources in Brar area of Bandipora, Jammu and Kashmir. Started the operation and the next day i.e. on Friday, both the terrorists were killed in the encounter who had killed Rahul Bhatt. As soon as the soldiers got information about the presence of terrorists in Bandipora area. The search operation was being carried out in the area immediately by the soldiers. When the terrorists started firing on the security forces, the operation turned into an encounter.