• search

Militant killed in south Kashmir

Written by: Staff
|

Srinagar, Sep 10 (UNI) Security forces killed a militant during an ongoing gun-battle in Kulgam area of south Kashmir today, an Army spokesman said.

He said the Army and the Special Operation Group (SOG) of the Jammu and Kashmir Police launched a joint search operation of a 'dhok' at Bangawar in Kulgam area of Anantnag district early this morning following a tip- off.

On noticing the troops, militants opened fire on them with automatic weapons which was effectively retaliated.

The spokesman said in the ensuing gunfight, one militant was killed. An AK-47 was also seized from his possession, he added.

The operation was on when reports last came in.

UNI AG SK HT1345

For Daily Alerts
Get Instant News Updates
Enable
x
Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Done
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Settings X
X
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Oneindia sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Oneindia website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more