Srinagar: Two militants have been killed in an ongoing gunfight in Shalgul forest in South Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Wednesday.
Inspector General of Police Kashmir, Vijay Kumar, said, that two militants have been killed in Shalgul forests.
“It is a deep forest however forces managed to enagage militants, the identity of the slain militant is yet to be ascertained”, IGP said.
Earlier, a joint team of Police and Army’s 3RR launched a cordon-and-search-operation in Shalgul forest.
As the joint team of forces approached the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon the forces, triggering off an encounter. (GNS)