Kulgam encounter: Two local militants killed, ops on


Kulgam: Two local militants were killed in a gunfight that broke out between militants and government forces at D.H Pora area of South Kashmir’s Kulgam district, officials said on Sunday.

An official told the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO) that a joint team of police, Army and CRPF after receiving information about the presence of militants launched search operation in the area.

He said that as the joint team of forces intensified searches towards suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon the party, which was retaliated, thus triggering an encounter.

He said during exchange of fire, two local militants were killed while as operation is on in the area—(KNO)