Anatnag: An unknown militant has been killed in the ongoing encounter in Kokernag area of this south Kashmir district.
A senior police official told Kashmir Reader that an unidentified militant has been killed in the exchange of fire in Gadol village of Kokernag here this morning.
“One militant has been killed while two are believed to be trapped,” the official added.
The encounter, he said broke out in the wee hours today when police and army started a cordon and search operation in Gadol village here amid reports of presence of militants in the area.
Meanwhile, the area is witnessing protests as the standoff between government forces and militants continue.
More details emerging.