Up to date: November 19, 2020 9:06:12 am
4 militants had been killed in an encounter with safety forces close to Ban Toll Plaza alongside the Jammu-Srinagar Nationwide Freeway close to Nagrota on Thursday morning. Two safety personnel had been additionally injured within the encounter. They’ve been hospitalised.
In keeping with police, preliminary experiences counsel that they owe allegiance to Lashkar-e-Taiba. The slain militants had been hiding in a car. The encounter started after they began firing at safety personnel deployed there round 5 am.
In the meantime, vehicular site visitors alongside the freeway has been suspended within the space and searches are underway.
Earlier on January 31 this 12 months, a bunch of militants had opened hearth at a police workforce close to Ban Toll Plaza, triggering a gunfight wherein three ultras had been killed and a policeman was injured .
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