Two Army personals have been martyred while one is critically injured in an attack on the army patrol party in Matribugh in Shopian as terrorists opened fire at them in the wee hours of Thursday.
Three Army personnel of the 62 RR were targeted in the attack in which one of the personnel was a Major. Exchange of fire is reportedly still underway between the terrorists and the security forces in Shopian.
Meanwhile, two terrorists have been neutralised in an encounter with the Indian Army in Gopalpora in Kulgam, Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday.
The terrorists were trapped under a bridge when the gun battle between the two sides started shortly after midnight. Two AK-47 guns along with other ammunitions were recovered from the encounter site.
Identification of the terrorists is still unknown. The internet services are currently shut down in the area.