militant has been killed in an ongoing gunfight between government forces and militants in Ghat Mohalla Kakapora area of South Kashmir’s Pulwama district, officials said on Friday.
A police official said that one unidentified militant has been killed in an ongoing gunfight between government forces and militants.
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Earlier an official said that, a joint team of governance forces including Police, Army’s 50 RR and CRPF launched a Cordon and Search Operation in Ghat Mohalla 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.