JK: 3 civilians, soldier killed in Kulgam encounter

12 April, 2018, 00:43 | Author: Lynette Payne
  • Security forces stand guard during restrictions in downtown Srinagar on April 6

"The operation has been called off after no militant bodies were retrieved from the debris of the blasted house", a police official said.

There were also reports of locals pelting stones on security forces during the encounter.

Additional security forces were immediately rushed to the spot and cordon around the area was further tightened to prevent militant's escape.

He said they are investigating whether there was a secret passage to escape or if there was some other reason for the militants to flee. Three among them, including two teenagers, succumbed to the injuries on being brought to the hospital.

She also paid tributes to the Army man who was killed during the gunfight.

Sada Gunakara Rao was 24 years in age and had joined the Army in 2012.

A new generation of Kashmiri rebels, especially in the southern parts of the disputed region, has revived the militancy and challenged New Delhi's rule with guns and effective use of social media.

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"Four civilians died in the law and order situation that erupted in Khudwani area of Kulgam district when security forces were engaged in a counter-terrorism operation", the official said.

The Chief Minister said there is an urgent need to get together to get Jammu & Kashmir out of this vicious cycle of violence and killings.

Sixty injured were shifed to PHC Qaimouh while 18 were admitted in Kulgam and Anantnag hospitals out of which 8 were referred to Srinagar hospitals.

Meanwhile, separatists under the banner of Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) called for a general strike tomorrow against the "civilian killings".

Student protests also rocked Kashmir University in Srinagar and Bandipora town, also in north Kashmir.

The latest killings came days after 13 militants, five civilians and three soldiers were killed in one of the most violent days in Kashmir in recent years on April 1.

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