Two militants killed in Pulwama gunfight

Two militants killed in Pulwama gunfight

Pulwama: Two militants have been killed in an encounter that erupted at mid night in Bunpora Panzgam area of Pulwama district. 

A police official said that a joint team of forces including army’s 55 RR and SOG Pulwama cordoned off Panzgam area after having credible input about presence of some militants in the area.

As the joint team of forces intensified searches towards suspected spot the hiding militants fired upon government forces triggering an encounter.

He said that two militants have been killed in the exchange of fire and the bodies have been retrieved. “The identification of the slain is being ascertained.”