Soldier killed in encounter with terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district

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SRINAGAR: A soldier was killed and another injured in an

encounter

with terrorists in Pulwama district of

Jammu and Kashmir

on Wednesday, officials said.
Security forces

launched a

search operation

in an orchard in

Kamrazipora village

of Pulwama in the early hours of the day on receiving information about the presence of terrorists there, they said.
The officials said the search operation turned into an encounter after terrorists opened fire on the personnel, injuring two soldiers.
The injured were rushed to an Army hospital, where one of them succumbed, they said.
The operation was going on when last reports came in, the officials said.

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