A military officer and a soldier had been significantly injured in an anti-terrorism operation in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch district right this moment. The continuing clashes between the military and militants erupted within the Poonch-Rajouri forests this night, 4 days after 5 troopers had been martyred. The Jammu-Poonch-Rajouri freeway is closed because of the operation.
The encounter is going down with the identical group of terrorists who opened hearth on a bunch of safety personnel late at evening on October 10.
An Military spokesman mentioned, “Through the ongoing terrorist operation within the common space Nar Khas Forest, Mendhar Sub Division, District Poonch, on the night of 14 October 2021, there was a shootout between the military personnel and the militants.”
“One JCO and one soldier had been significantly injured throughout the hearth change. Operations are in progress. The replace is as follows.”
The military has been pursuing the militants for 4 days, however after they got here head to head with the military, they had been nonetheless evading the military by making the most of the excessive mountains and forests.
There was a rise in terrorist assaults and ceasefire violations alongside the Line of Management with Pakistan in latest weeks.