wo militants were killed today in an encounter that raged between government forces and militants in Kanigam village of Shopian district on Friday.
A police official said that two unidentified militants were killed today in fresh exchange of fire.
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Earlier, on Friday an official said that a joint team of Police, Army’s 34 RR and CRPF launched a Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) 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.