In Jammu & Kashmir, two terrorists were killed and one surrendered following in an encounter with security forces in Shopian district this morning. State Director General of Police SP Vaid said told media that the body of one slain terrorist has been recovered. The surrendered terrorist has been identified as Adil, a resident of Chitipora in Shopian.
He had joined militancy in May this year. Adil surrendered after he was trapped from all sides.
Jammu and Kashmir Police officials assured him that he will not be killed after which he emerged from the debris of the house and laid down his AK-47 in front of the police officials.
This is for the first time in recent months that a militant has laid down his arms during an encounter.