Shopian: Three unidentified militants have been killed in an encounter that raged between government forces and militants in Badigam village of Imamsahib belt in South Kashmir’s Shopian district on Friday.
Quoting an unnamed senior police officer, KNO reported that three unidentified militants have been killed so far while as the search operation is on in the area.
Earlier on Thursday late night, a joint team of Police, Army’s 44 RR and CRPF launched a Cordon-and-search-operation (CASO) on the specific information about the presence of militants in the area.
As the joint team of forces approached the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon them, triggering an encounter
Meanwhile, as a precautionary measure, internet services have been snapped in Shopian district. (KNO)