Srinagar, February 18, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops in their fresh act of state terrorism martyred three Kashmiris in Pulwama district. The Kashmiris including a 46-year-old Mushtaq Ahmad Butt were killed by the troops during a joint cordon and search operation of Indian army’s 55-Rashtriya Rifles, Central Reserve Police Force and Special Operation Group in Pinglena area of the district, today.
Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of police South Kashmir, Amit Kumar, talking to media men claimed that the two of the killed were militants during an encounter in the area, adding that their bodies have been recovered from the site.
On the other hand, five Indian troops including an officer identified as Major DS Dondial were killed and a soldier was injured in an attack in the same area. The other slain troops were identified as Head Constable Seva Ram, Sepoy Ajay Kumar and SepoyHari Singh, an Indian police official said. Meanwhile, the operation was going on in the area, till last reports came in.
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