Jammu and Kashmir: 4 terrorist were killed in a shootout with security forces at Nagrota Toll Plaza in Jammu and Kashmir. The clashes are still going on at the local Ban Toll Plaza. As a result, security has been tightened in Udhampur.
The clashes started around 4.30 am. It is learned that the terrorist were hiding in a truck and entering the area. They start firing during a search of the toll plaza parking lot. Due to this, the Jammu-Srinagar highway has been closed.
Jammu and Kashmir: Security tightened in Udhampur as an encounter between terrorists and security forces is underway near Ban toll plaza.
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A search operation is underway across the area. Clashes between terrorist and security forces are still going on at Ban Toll Plaza. High alert has been issued across the area.
Earlier in the evening, terrorist targeted security forces in Pulwama, Jammu and Kashmir. However, at least 12 civilians were injured when their grenade missed its target and exploded on the road.