Another woman has died during the ongoing encounter and the ensuing clashes in Dialgam Anantnag, sources said. More than twenty people were also injured during the clashes.
Police has however said that the woman has died due to a cardiac arrest.
A woman was earlier killed during the encounter that started early morning today after government forces cordoned off Dialgam village of Anantnag.
Pertinently, three Lashkare Toiba militants are believed to be trapped inside a residential house.
Meanwhile, no exchange of fire was witnessed from the last two hours.
However clashes between youth and forces were going on till last reports came in.
More details awaited.