New Delhi, Oct 15: An Army officer and a soldier were martyred in the Mendhar area in Poonch, following a fierce gunfight with terrorists. The Army men who died in the encounter are yet to be identified.
This incident comes days after given Army soldiers had died in an encounter. The security forces had launched a massive operation in the Bhata Durian forests, which is adjoining the area where the encounter had taken place on Monday. Reports say that it was the same group which was involved in Monday’s incident in which five soldiers were martyred.