Left Menu
Development News Edition

Three terrorists eliminated, one civilian killed in encounter in Srinagar

Three terrorists were killed and one civilian succumbed to bullet injuries in Batmaloo locality of Srinagar City during an operation that was launched on a specific police inputs, at the early hours of Thursday morning at 3.30 am.

ANI | Srinagar (Jammu And Kashmir) | Updated: 17-09-2020 10:46 IST | Created: 17-09-2020 10:46 IST
Three terrorists eliminated, one civilian killed in encounter in Srinagar
Visual of Batmaloo locality of Srinagar City where after an operation early this morning at 3.30 am.. Image Credit: ANI

Three terrorists were killed and one civilian succumbed to bullet injuries in Batmaloo locality of Srinagar City during an operation that was launched on a specific police inputs, at the early hours of Thursday morning at 3.30 am. According to the sources, a Deputy Commandant of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) also received injuries during the operation.

"While the cordon was being laid a heavy fire came from terrorists in which Deputy Commandant of CRPF was injured and exchange of fire started. During this a women, Kounser Reyaz also got injured and later succumbed to injuries," the source said. The operation concluded with the elimination of three terrorists. This is the fifth encounter in Srinagar City on specific inputs. In two other cases, terrorists were able to escape.

So far, 12 terrorists have been eliminated in these five encounters this year. Junaid Sehrai, top Hizb-ul-Mujahideen (HM) commander is included among the terrorists that were killed. The law and order situation in the city regarding these operations is under control. (ANI)


TRENDING

OPINION / BLOG / INTERVIEW

Post-COVID-19 Nigeria needs a robust Health Management Information System to handle high disease burden

Nigeria is among a few countries that conceptualised a health management information system HMIS in the early 90s but implementation has been a challenge till date. Besides COVID-19, the country has a huge burden of communicable and non-com...

Morocco COVID-19 response: A fragile health system and the deteriorating situation

Learning from its European neighbors, Morocco imposed drastic measures from the initial stages of the COVID-19 outbreak to try to contain its spread. The strategy worked for a few months but the cases have surged after mid-June. In this sit...

COVID-19: Argentina’s health system inefficiencies exaggerate flaws of health information system

You can recover from a drop in the GDP, but you cant recover from death, was the straightforward mindset of Argentinas President Alberto Fernndez and defined the countrys response to COVID-19. The South American nation imposed a strict...

Rwanda’s COVID-19 response commendable but health information system needs improvement

Rwanda is consistently working to improve its health information system from many years. However, it is primarily dependent on the collection and reporting of health data on a monthly basis. Besides, evaluation studies on Rwandas HIS publis...

Videos

Latest News

Gigi Hadid, Zayn Malik welcome a 'healthy and beautiful' baby girl

Supermodel Gigi Hadid gave birth to her and singer Zayn Maliks first child together. The former One Direction star announced the birth of a baby girl in a touching Twitter post on Wednesday local time, calling their precious gift healthy an...

IPL 13: ICC Academy facilities deserve praise, says BCCI official

By Baidurjo Bhose Along with the Emirates Cricket Board ECB, the International Cricket Council ICC has played an integral role in the Board of Control for Cricket in India BCCI being able to successfully move the 13th edition of the Indian ...

EU says Belarus' Lukashenko not legitimate president

President Alexander Lukashenko is not the legitimate president of Belarus, the European Union said on Thursday, saying his abrupt swearing-in on Wednesday went directly against the will of the people.The so-called inauguration ... and the n...

HC seeks CBI reply on life convict’s appeal in Muzaffarpur shelter home case

The Delhi High Court Thursday sought CBIs reply on a plea by a convict, a member of Child Welfare Committee, challenging his life imprisonment in the sexual assault case of several girls in a shelter home in Bihars Muzaffarpur district. A b...

Give Feedback