Pulwama: A militant has been killed in the ongoing encounter that broke out between militants and government forces in Hakripora village of Kakapora belt in South kashmir’s Pulwama district on Tuesday.
Quoting an official, Kashmir News Observer (KNO) reported that one militant has been killed in the exchange of fire while as the operation is still on.
Earlier, an official said that a joint team of Police, Army’s 50 RR and CRPF launched a cordon-and-search-operation on specific information about the presence of militants in the area.
He said that as the joint team of forces approached the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon them which was retaliated, triggering an encounter.
Earlier, two militants were killed in an encounter in Melhoora Shopian. KNO