Militant killed, two HM ultras arrested in Kashmir

Subscribe to Oneindia News

Srinagar, Oct 6 (UNI) A militant was killed and two others belonging to Hizbul Mujahideen (HM) were arrested in the Kashmir valley overnight, official sources said today.

They said security forces conducted a search operation at a village in the frontier district of Kupwara. During the operation, militants opened fire triggering a gunbattle in which an unidentified militant was killed.

One AK rifle and other arms and ammunition were recovered from the slain militant.

Meanwhile, security forces and police in a joint operation arrested two HM militants at Kangan alongwith two hand grenades.

The militants were identified as Shakeel Ahmad Rather and Mudasir Ali Rather, the official sources said.

UNI BAS RR HS1625

Please Wait while comments are loading...