Srinagar: Government forces Wednesday killed three militants during a brief shootout in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district, police sources told Kashmir Reader.
According to police sources, forces launched a cordon and search operation in Gulab Bagh area of Tral in Pulwama after receiving specific inputs about presence of militants there.
They said as the forces were conducting the search operation, the hiding militants fired upon them. The forces retaliated, leading t a brief shootout and killing of three militants, they said adding the identities of the slain were being ascertained.
The operation was still going on