he body of one more army personnel who had been missing since a gunfight erupted in the Gadole area of Anantnag where the security forces are trying to neutralize holed-up terrorists, has been recovered. With this, the death toll in the Anantnag encounter has climbed to five.
Quoting an official, GNS reported that the body of a missing Army personnel Pradeep who had been missing alongside Major Ashish during the Gadole Kokarnag encounter, was recovered on Monday near the encounter site and is subsequently being transported back. .
Earlier, two army officers and an officer of J&K police were killed in the gunfight in a forest area in Kokernag on September 13, while an army personnel injured in the gunfight succumbed on September 15.