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CRPF jawan injured during search operation in Jammu, encounter underway

PTI
Published : Sep 13, 2018, 12:59 pm IST
Updated : Sep 13, 2018, 1:50 pm IST

One Central Reserve Police Force jawan has been injured.

Security forces have begun a search operation. (Representational image | PTI)
 Security forces have begun a search operation. (Representational image | PTI)

Jammu: A CRPF jawan was injured in a gun battle between security forces and a terrorist in the Kakriyal belt of Jammu region Wednesday, official sources said. 

During a cordon and search operation, personnel from the CRPF, police and the Army cornered the terrorist to a house in the Kakriyal belt, they added. 

As the security personnel narrowed down on the exact location of the terrorist, the encounter broke out during which a CRPF jawan was reportedly injured, the officials said, adding that the gun battle was still going on. 

 

 

More details are awaited.

Also read: Search operations continue in J&K for terrorists who opened fire at forest guard

 

Tags: j&k security forces, gunshots, search operation
Location: India, Jammu and Kashmir