Two security personnel were declared dead after an encounter with terrorists in the Hajin area of Bandipora district of Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday.
According to earlier reports, three security personnel had sustained injuries.
Two terrorists were also killed in the encounter, which began in the wee hours of the day,
The Jammu and Kashmir Police, 13 personnel of the Rashtriya Rifles (RR) and nine paramilitary force personnel are deployed in the operation which is currently underway.
Further details are awaited.