Ttwo terrorists were killed in an encounter with security forces in Pulwama district early this morning. The forces had launched a cordon and search operation in Tikken village, based on inputs about the presence of terrorists there.
As the forces zeroed in, the terrorists started firing, triggering an encounter. The sources said, the identity of the killed terrorists is being ascertained. The operation is still on.
Later, Pakistan violated ceasefire in Tangdar Sector of Kupwara district. Security sources said, the Indian Army is retaliating to the firing in a befitting manner. The exchange of fire was on, when reports last came in. There is no report of any casualty or injury from Tangdar Sector, so far.