Army conducts searches after Hizb militant’s killing

Tangmarg: Army on Thursday carried a search operation in Bungam village of this north Kashmir’s Kunzar area where a militant was killed and three soldiers injured during a brief gun-battle on Wednesday.
According to locals, about one dozen vehicles carrying army personnel appeared in the village on Thursday morning and started a search operation.
However, no one was arrested during the operation, they said.
Meanwhile, hundreds of people thronged the residence of slain Hizbul Mujahideen militant, Nisar Ahmad Wani and expressed solidarity with the bereaved family.