hree unidentified militants were killed in a gunfight in Shopian town of south Kashmir on Thursday, police said.
“03 unidentified #terrorists killed. Operation going on. Further details shall follow,” tweeted Kashmir Police.
— Kashmir Zone Police (@KashmirPolice) April 8, 2021
An official earlier told Good Morning Kashmir that a joint team of Police, army’s 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.