In an encounter in Pulwama in Jammu and Kashmir, three militants were gunned down. Abu Huraira, LeT commander and two other terrorists were killed. Arms and ammunition were found during the search operation.
The joint operation was executed by the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) and the army.
The search was initiated when the security officers got a tip-off that the terrorists were present in the district hospital in Pulwama.
The security forces then launched a cordon operation in the entire area. During the search operation when the militants started firing, the security forces retaliated and the three terrorists were killed in an encounter.
Previously three terrorists in the Anantnag district of Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir were gunned down in an encounter with the security forces. The security forces retaliated after the terrorists opened fire on the security forces.