wo more unidentified militants have been killed in an encounter that raged between militants and government forces in South Kashmir’s Shopian district on Thursday.
A police official told Good Morning Kashmir that two more militants have been killed in the gunfight.
“Shopian Encounter Update: Another unidentified terrorist killed (total 05). Search going on. Further details shall follow.,” tweeted Kashmir Police.
— Kashmir Zone Police (@KashmirPolice) April 9, 2021
Earlier, on Thursday, police said that, a joint team of Police, Army and CRPF launched a Search Operationin Shopian town after receiving 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, thus triggering an encounter.