One more soldier dies in Handwara forests, toll reaches 4

Srinagar: One more army man has died in the ongoing encounter with militants in a forest area of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district taking the death toll of soldiers to four.

Four soldiers lost their lives in a gun-battle with the militants during an operation launched in Hafrada forest in Handwara following information about presence of militants there, an army spokesperson told Press Trust of India.