2 militants believed to be killed
Srinagar: Amid heavy snowfall, a gunfight between militants and government forces broke out in Khudpora village of Arwani in outskirts of Shopian Saturday evening, police sources said.
Two militants are said to be killed in the gunfight, according to reports, which could not be verified.
Official sources said that on specific information about militant presence in area, Army’s 44 RR, Jammu Kashmir Police, 23Para and CRPF jointly launched a cordon and search operation.
Several gunshots were heard during the CASO at Khudpora village, local sources said.