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Soldier Killed, 2 Terrorists Shot Dead In Encounter In J&K's Pulwama

A soldier was killed and two terrorists were shot dead during an encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama this morning, the police said. Troops of the Central Reserve Police Force, Rashtriya Rifles and Special Operations Group were conducting a search-and-cordon operation when the terrorists fired at them, leading to the encounter.

Two more soldiers and a civilian were injured. The two terrorists are holed up in a house, news agency ANI reported.

The operation is going on and internet has been snapped in the area.

More details are awaited.

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