Srinagar: Three terrorists have been nabbed by the security forces after a long gun battle in Kupwara in Srinagar. four hand grenades, two magazines, one 9 mm pistol and a GPS device were recovered from the three terrorists, who were shot dead in Lolab area of Jammu and Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Thursday.
The Army and the Jammu and Kashmir Police have launched a joint counter strike against the terrorists in the region.
Earlier in the day, reports of a gun battle between the Army and Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorists came in from Kupwara. Three terrorists were also killed in the firing.
Sources had stated that there could be more terrorists holed up in the area.
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