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Breaking: CRPF jawan martyred, terrorist killed in Srinagar encounter

Encounter: One unidentified terrorist killed and a Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) person martyred in an encounter that raged between forces and terrorists in Malbagh area of Srinagar on Thursday evening.

Srinagar, Aasif Suhaf: One unidentified terrorist killed and a Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) person martyred in an encounter that raged between forces and terrorists in Malbagh area of Srinagar on Thursday evening.

DG Jammu & Kashmir Police Dilbagh Singh told News24 that the gunfight broke out in the evening at Malbagh area of Srinagar outskirts.

'On a specific police input an operation was launched at the outskirts of Srinagar city by police & CRPF. 01 terrorist killed, De induction taking place, identity of the slain militant being ascertained' DG said.

Meanwhile, Inspector General of Police (IGP) Kashmir zone, Vijay Kumar told News24 that a CRPF jawan martyred and a terrorist were killed in the gunfight.

Gunfight is over but the search operation, as per the officials is going on in Malbagh area of Srinagar outskirts, as forces are suspecting that some more militants could be hiding in the area.

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