Srinagar, Aug 13: Two Indian Army soldiers were killed and four others are said to be injured during an encounter with the militants in Shopian on Sunday. As per the latest reports, the operation is currently underway in the area. The incident comes few hours after a police search party was attacked in the Bandipora region of the state on Sunday that left two police personnel injured. Reportedly, the security forces had launched a search and cordon operation there.

Update; 8:45 am
Contact again established at encounter site at Awanura of Shopian district, firing going on from both sides. We havnt recovered any dead body of militant as firing is underway. SSP Shopian

Two militant got killed in Shopian encounter and three others fighting.

Two armymen killed, 4 including captain were injured.
Captan Suham (Bullet Right thai left arm)
Sepoy Shiva (Splinter Injury)
Sepoy Prakash Yadav (splinter injury )
Spoy Gawai Sumedo(Dead)
Sepoy Alaie Raja (Dead)