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March 05, 2019 | Javid Sofi

Militant killed in Tral gunfight

A militant has been killed in an encounter with government forces in Tral area of South Kashmir's Pulwama district on Tuesday morning. 

A Police official said that a cordon and search operation was launched in Tral town on Monday evening around 8:00 pm after receiving inputs about presence of militants in the area. 

He said after searching for 9 hours, contact was established with hiding militants at around 4:30 am on Tuesday.

"The militants opened fire on a search party which was retaliated triggering a gunfight in which one militant was killed so far," he said.

Further details awaited.

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March 05, 2019 | Javid Sofi

Militant killed in Tral gunfight

              

A militant has been killed in an encounter with government forces in Tral area of South Kashmir's Pulwama district on Tuesday morning. 

A Police official said that a cordon and search operation was launched in Tral town on Monday evening around 8:00 pm after receiving inputs about presence of militants in the area. 

He said after searching for 9 hours, contact was established with hiding militants at around 4:30 am on Tuesday.

"The militants opened fire on a search party which was retaliated triggering a gunfight in which one militant was killed so far," he said.

Further details awaited.

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