Three terrorists have been gunned down so far in the encounter between security forces and terrorists in Lolab area of Kupwara district in Jammu and Kashmir.
According to the latest update, the surrounding Puthshahi area has been completely cordoned off as security forces are trying to smoke out the remaining two terrorists who are still hiding in the area.
The Army and the Jammu and Kashmir police launched a joint counter strike against the terrorist in a massive gunbattle which began early on 21 April.
The identities of the slain terrorists are yet to be ascertained.
More details to follow.
-With ANI inputs