Two local militants killed in Kashmir’s Shopian

Two local militants killed in Kashmir’s Shopian

Shopian: Two militants have been killed in a gunfight that is underway in Kashmir’s Shopian on Saturday evening.

The militants have been identified as irfan Ahmad of Pulwama’s Arihal village and Showkat Ahmad of Shopian’s Khasipora village.

The duo was killed in open while the third militants is believed to have engaged forces in gunfight.

A gunfught between militants and government forces broke out amid cordon and search operation launched by forces at Khudpora village in Shopian outskirts in the evening.

Meanwhile, mobile internet has been suspended in the district after the encounter broke out.