Two militants killed in Pulwama gunfight: Army

Two militants killed in Pulwama gunfight: Army
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Srinagar: Two militants have been killed in an ongoing gunfight with government forces in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district, Srinagar based defence spokesperson said.

He said that four army personnel including an officer have also been killed in the gunfight that raged in Pinglan village of Pulwama district.

Reports said that a joint team of army’s 55 RR, paramilitary CRPF and SOG of Jammu and Kashmir Police launched a cordon and search operation in Pinglan area after credible inputs about presence of militants in the area.


As the joint team of forces approached the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon government forces triggering an encounter.