Jammu and Kashmir: The army has achieved great success in Begpora of Pulwama in Jammu and Kashmir. Army soldiers killed Hizbul commander Riyaz Naikoo. Riyaz Naikoo had a reward of 12 lakhs. Earlier, three militants were killed in an ongoing encounter between security forces and militants in the southern area of Awantipora in Pulwama district. Security forces surrounded Pampore in Awantipora where militants are still feared hidden. Firing is still going on.
According to the information received, the army’s 50RR, CRPF’s 185BN and a joint team of police surrounded the Sharsali village of Awantipora and started a search operation. An encounter between the security personnel and the terrorists started during this search operation. Security forces have cordoned off the suspicious site and have launched a search operation in the area.