On the present status of infiltration along the LoC, the top Army official said that 250-300 terrorists presently occupying the launchpads are waiting to infiltrate.

"One terrorist has been neutralised in the ongoing encounter. Operation underway," said Kashmir Zone Police. Police and security forces are carrying out the operation.

The Uttar Pradesh Police has suspended a Station House Officer (SHO) on allegations that he was involved in the killings of the eight policemen.

The state unit had asked party workers to light candles outside their houses to pay tribute to the policemen who sacrificed their lives and show solidarity towards their families.

Anantnag (Jammu and Kashmir): Three terrorists were killed in an encounter with security forces at Khulchohar area of Anantnag, Jammu...

On June 25, two terrorists were neutralised in an encounter between security forces and terrorists in Sopore.

The encounter broke out in the early hours of Tuesday, and a search operation is underway, said Jammu and Kashmir Police.

The encounter broke out in the early hours of Thursday. Police and security forces are on the job, it added.

A search operation is underway at the encounter site in Nipora area of Kulgam district, the Kashmir Zone Police tweeted.

Four terrorists have been killed in the ongoing encounter in Pinjora area of Shopian district on Monday, Jammu and Kashmir Police said.