Srinagar: Two militants were killed after a gunfight broke out between militants and government forces in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Sunday, police said.
The encounter broke out at Tahab area of Pulwama.
A police official told Kashmir Reader that forces launched a cordon and search operation in Tahab after receiving specific intelligence inputs about the presence of militants in the area.
The search operation turned into an encounter as the search party of the forces was fired upon by the militants.
The retaliatory fire resulted in the killing of two militants, he said.