Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir police on Tuesday said that two militants have been killed in the Tral gunfight.
In a statement, a spokesperson of police said: “In Chankitar area of Tral, a cordon and search operation was launched by security forces today based on credible inputs about the presence of militants in the area.”
The statement said that during the search operation, the hiding militants fired on the search party which was retaliated leading to an encounter.
“In the ensuing encounter so far two dead bodies have been recovered. They are affiliated with JeM. The identities of the killed militants are being ascertained. Search is still going on in the area.”