J&K: Two Hizbul terrorists killed in an encounter with security forces in Kulgam, one arrested

Updated On : 11 Sep , 2017 , 08:51 AM
J&K: 2 Hizbul terrorists killed, 1 terrorist arrested in an encounter
J&K: 2 Hizbul terrorists killed, 1 terrorist arrested in an encounter
New Delhi:

Two Hizbul terrorists were killed in an encounter with security forces in Kulgam district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said on Monday. Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Khudwani area of Kulgam district on Sunday following specific information about the presence of some militants there, a police official said.

During searches, the militants opened fire at the security forces who retaliated, leading to a gunfight. Two militants were killed in the encounter, he said adding their identity and group affiliation was being ascertained. 

First Published : Monday, September 11, 2017 06:51 AM
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