Shopian Encounter : Four militants and one Para commando killed : Army | KNO

Clashes erupted near encounter site, Internet suspended
Shopian Encounter : Four militants and one Para commando killed : Army  | KNO

Kashmir News Observer (KNO)

Shopian, November 20: (KNO) : Encounter rages between militants and government forces in Nadigam area of South Kashmir's Shopian district. Joint team of forces launched (CASO) towards suspected spot the hiding militants fired upon government forces triggering an gunfight. Army defences PRO confirms KNO that four militants killed in ongoing encounter in South Kashmir, operation on. In ongoing encounter Para commando also killed, Earlier a joint team of army and SOG Shopian cordoned off Nadigam village of Shopian after having input about presence of some militants in the area. Reports reaching KNO that clashes erupted near the encounter site after the local youth hit streets and pelted stones towards government forces. Meanwhile, the government authorities have suspended mobile internet services in Shopian and Pulwama districts. “The internet has been suspended as a precautionary measure to maintain law and order,” a senior official told.(KNO)