Pulwama Encounter: 2 Terrorist Killed, 5 Armymen Martyred including 1 Officer
Pulwama Encounter: Three Terrorist including the master mind of Pulwama deadly suicide attack (Jaish-e-Mohammaed) have been killed in an encounter in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama District.
Four Armymen including a major rank officer were martyred in the encounter. The Pulwama encounter is the biggest crackdown after 14 feb attack by a suicide bomber which killed 40 CRPF jawaans in Pulwama District.
The deceased personnel have been identified as Major V S Dhoundiyal from Dehradun, Havaldar Sheo Ram from Jhunjhunu, Sepoy Ajay Kumar from Meerut and Sepoy Hari Singh from Rewari. They belonged to 55 Rashtriya Rifles.
The gun battle comes less than a week after 40 CRPF troopers were blown up in an instant just four days back after their convoy was targeted by a JeM suicide bomber on the Jammu-Srinagar highway in Pulwama.