The encounter broke out after security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Awantipora following inputs about the presence of terrorists.

The neutralised terrorist was responsible for the recent attack on a fruit trader's family in Sopore that left three injured, including the two-and-a-half-year-old baby.

Security forces had already cordoned off the area and were attempting to combat the terrorists. Further details of the incident are awaited. Earlier on July 31, two terrorists were gunned down by security forces in Kanzalwan village of Gurez sector.

The exchange of fire was witnessed in Bona Bazaar area of the district. Firing is underway in the area.

An exchange of fire between terrorists and security forces is underway in Narwani area of Shopian district. More details awaited.

The encounter process is underway and one terrorist has been killed during the cross firing. The operation will continue for a while as an exchange of fire between terrorists and security forces is still going on.

The exchange of fire took place between terrorists and security personnel in the early hours of Friday in Kralpora area.

Four terrorists have been killed in the ongoing encounter between terrorists and security forces in Daramdora area of Keegam in Shopian district.

This comes after five Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel were killed and three others were injured when their patrol party was attacked by terrorists in Anantnag on June 12.

The encounter broke out last night in Panjran village of the district's Lassirpora area, the public relations officer (Defence) said. The security forces have seized three AK series rifles from the site of the gunfight.