Srinagar: A militant was killed after a cordon-and-search-operation (CASO) turned into a gunfight in Wanigam Payeen area of North Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Thursday, GNS reported.
Official sources told the news agency that after eight hours of searches, the militants were tracked and subsequently engaged. During the exchange of firing, one unidentified militant has been killed so far.
Earlier in the morning, some speculative shots were also fired towards the suspected spot. However, there was no response from the hiding militants.
Till this report was being filed, intermittent firing was going on. (GNS)