ecurity forces killed a militant in an ongoing gunfight in south Kashmir’s Anantnag on Thursday.
An official said the unidentified militant was killed during a joint operation in Bijbehara area of the district.
“A militant was killed when the search team came under fire. The operation is on,” the police said.
Earlier, on Wednesday, an official told Good Morning Kashmir, that a joint team of Police, army’s 3 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 towards the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon them which was retaliated triggering an encounter.