militant has been killed in an ongoing gunfight with security forces in Hanjipora village of south Kashmir’s Shopian district.
The gunfight raged today afternoon after a joint team of Army, police and CRPF cordoned the area following inputs about the presence of militants there.
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As per a police official, the encounter was triggered after the hiding militants opened fire on the search party.
In the ensuing firefight, a militant whose identification is not yet known, has been killed, a police official said adding the encounter is still going on.