Surankote Encounter: 5 soldiers martyred including JCO, one terrorist killed in encounter
The army has suffered major losses in the ongoing encounter in Surankote of Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir. During the encounter, five soldiers including the Junior Commissioned Officer (JCO) of the army were martyred. One terrorist has also been killed in the ongoing encounter in the forest of Surankot area adjoining the Line of Control. Three to four terrorists are reported to be surrounded in the siege. After the martyrdom of the soldiers, the army has intensified their operation. The siege is being strengthened to ensure that the terrorists do not escape from the encounter site.