Two militants killed in Haijin gunfight


Srinagar: Government forces killed two militants in an encounter on Tuesday in Bonikhan Mohalla of Haijin village of north Kashmir’s Bandipora district.

The Army and the police in a joint operation had cordoned off the area to smoke out the two militants who were holed up and had opened fire, thus engaging in a heavy gunfight early in the morning, sources said.