Srinagar: Two Jaish-e-Muhammad militants have been killed in an ongoing gun-battle in Kakriyal area of Katra in the Jammu region, police said Thursday.
A police spokesman told Kashmir Reader that one more militant was killed in exchange of fire with the government forces in Kakriyal village this afternoon. With his killing, the spokesman said that two foreign militants have been killed in the encounter while another militant is still holed up in the village.
The encounter has also left a senior police officer, three cops and 4 CRPF troopers injured.
The injured police men have been identified as Mohammad Iqbal and Bhanu Partap Singh while injured CRPF personnel were identified as Haresh Pal Singh , Pancham Singh, Abhav Singh, Manoj Kumar and Zakir Hussain.