Saturday, 1 October, 2022
HomeIndiaSecurity forces kill 2 unidentified militants in J&K's Kulgam district

Security forces kill 2 unidentified militants in J&K’s Kulgam district

Jammu & Kashmir police spokesman said the search operation turned into an encounter after militants fired upon the forces, who retaliated.

Text Size:


Srinagar:
Two unidentified militants were killed in an encounter with security forces in Kulgam district of Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday, police said.

Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Redwani area of Kulgam district late on Wednesday night, a police spokesman said.

He said the search operation turned into an encounter after militants fired upon the forces, who retaliated

Two ultras were killed in the exchange of firing in the early hours of Thursday, the spokesman said, adding the operation was going on till last reports.

The identity and group affiliation of the slain militant was being ascertained, he said.


Also read: Non-residents bought 7 plots of land in J&K since ban was lifted, all in Jammu: Govt tells RS


 

Subscribe to our channels on YouTube & Telegram

Support Our Journalism

India needs fair, non-hyphenated and questioning journalism, packed with on-ground reporting. ThePrint – with exceptional reporters, columnists and editors – is doing just that.

Sustaining this needs support from wonderful readers like you.

Whether you live in India or overseas, you can take a paid subscription by clicking here.

Support Our Journalism

Most Popular

×