A militant has been killed in an ongoing gunfight at Saimoh village in Tral township of Awantipora police district on Tuesday.
A police officer said that a militant has been killed in an ongoing exchange of fire so far while as two more militants are believed to be trapped.
Earlier an official said that a joint team of Awantipora Police, Army’s 42 RR and CRPF launched a cordon and search operation on specific information about the presence of militants in the area.
He said as the joint team of forces approached towards the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon them which was retialated triggering a gunfight. (KNO)