The Indian security forces, on early Thursday morning (November 19), neutralized four terrorists in Jammu’s Nagrota district. These terrorists were on the move in a truck and were heading to Kashmir valley. The forces intercepted their truck near Ban Toll Plaza and killed them in an encounter.
As per the sources, the terrorists opened fire when they got trapped from the two sides. In retaliation, the security forces encountered them in the crossfire. After this incident, the Indian Army has tightened the security in and around Nagrota district. It has also closed the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway for security reasons.
On the other hand, at least 12 civilians got injured in Pulwana district in Kashmir when some suspected terrorists hurled a grenade on the security forces on Wednesday evening (November 18). 2 Jawans are also reported to be injured in this attack.
It is reported that the grenade was intended for the joint team of Jammu and Kashmir Police and the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) in Kakapora area of the Pulwama district. However, it missed the target and exploded on the road injuring the civilians.