Cop, terrorist injured in Nowhatta encounter

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Srinagar, Aug 14: A cop and a terrorist were injured in an ongoing encounter at Nowhatta area here.

Police said it was chance encounter. " In the ongoing encounter, one police personnel namely Ct Sarfaraz Ahmad , resident of Batote Ramban was injured. He was evacuated to hospital for treatment. One militant also got injured. Search is still going on. Further details shall follow, “ Kashmir Zone Police said in a tweet.

Police said injured cop is being treated at 92 Base Hospital where is condition is said to stable.

Police said that ammunition and vehicle used by terrorists has been seized . “Vehicle (scooter) used by two #terrorists of #terror outfit LeT seized from the incident site. Besides, one AK-74 rifle and two grenades have been recovered. Search still going on. Further details shall follow @JmuKmrPolice,” police said in another tweet.

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