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Baramulla encounter: Militant and soldier injured, search on says AGDP Vijay Kumar


BANDIPORA: Additional Director General of Police (ADGP) Kashmir Zone, Vijay Kumar on Thursday said that a Pakistani militant and an army soldier were injured in the Baramulla encounter yesterday.

Speaking to a reporter in Bandipora, the ADGP said that the injured militant is still trapped there and a massive search operation was going on in the Wanseeran Taripora forest area.

On being asked about tackling the drug menace he said that police and civil administration are fighting against the drug menace effectively and a lot of control has also been observed in this regard.

“A task force has also been set up under comprehensive plan, besides a lot of drug peddlers have been booked under public safety act (PSA),” he added. He also said that their main focus is on drug suppliers and other big dealers and hopefully they will be caught very soon.


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