Jammu: Four unidentified militants were killed and two SOG men injured in an early morning encounter between government forces and militants who were travelling in a vehicle near Toll Plaza in Ban area of Nagrota in Jammu district.
Quoting officials, Kashmir News Observer (KNO) reported that four militants fired at a naka party at Nagrota on Jammu-Srinagar highway, triggering an encounter.
“In the gunfight, four militants were killed and two SOG men sustained injuries with one of them with splinter injury in his neck,” officials said, adding that both the cops are stable.
Reports in some sections of media suggest the militants were affiliated to Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) who had infiltrated into this side of LoC somewhere in Samba sector.
Traffic on Jammu-Srinagar National Highway was blocked and is likely to be restored in a while. KNO