Indian Army on Tuesday killed two terrorists in a gunfight in Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir. The encounter is still underway as the one other terrorist is believed to be trapped inside a house.

shopian-1513655175” Bodies of terrorists recovered but third one is still alive and is present in a house, he started firing again a few minutes back,” said Inspector general of police, Muneer told news agency ANI.

An army jawan has been injured in the operation.

Earlier on Monday, it was reported that two-three terrorists were trapped in Batmurran village of Keller tehsil of Shopian, following which the security forces comprise of soldiers of 44 Rashtriya Rifles, Jammu and Kashmir Police Special Operations Group and 14 battalion of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) launched a cordon and search operation.

The official said that the search operation turned into an encounter as militants opened firing towards the security forces.