J&K: Forces use drones as anti-terror op enters Day 3

Another soldier, who had been reported missing since Thursday, lost his life in the ongoing encounter between security forces and terrorists in Jammu & Kashmir’s Anantnag district. During the fierce gunfight with terrorists in the forests surrounding Gadool village of Anantnag’s Kokernag area, Col Manpreet Singh and Maj Ashish Dhonchak of 19 Rashtriya Rifles, and DSP Humayun Bhat of J&K Police lost their lives on the intervening night of Tuesday and Wednesday.