Published On : Wed, Oct 12th, 2016

Pampore encounter ends after 3 days, 2 terrorists dead

Encounter in Pampore

Pampore/Nagpur: The Pampore encounter ends after three days with the death of two terrorists. On Monday, three terrorists stormed the Entrepreneurship Development Institute in Pampore.

Two terrorists were killed inside the building today with the third terrorist believed to have escaped. The building has 120 rooms and the security forces has been going from room-to-room in a clean-up operation. The Army and other security forces used mortar shells, light machine guns and other weaponry over two and a half days.

A joint operation by the army, the Special Operations Group of the state police and the Central Reserve Police Force pounded the building continuously bringing the encounter to an end.