Army man succumbs, toll reaches 4 in Kulgam gunfight

Kulgam: The army man injured in the Kulgam gunfight has succumbed to injuries and his death has taken death toll to four including two militants and a DySP of J&K police.

“The army jawan has succumbed to injuries at hospital,” sources confimed to KNO.

Earlier two unidentified militants were killed in the gunbattle.

A DySP ranking officer of Police was also killed after he was hit with a bullet in head.

The gunfight erupted in Turigam village of Kulgam Sunday afternoon as forces had launched operation in area following information about militants hiding there.(KNO)