One unidentified militant was killed in the ongoing gunfight with the forces in Noorpora area of Tral in south Kashmir's Pulwama district on Monday, Police said.
The gunfight broke out after a joint team of Police, Army’s 42 RR and CRPF launched a cordon and search operation on specific information about the presence of militants in the area.
As per the Police, when the joint team of the forces approached toward the suspected spot, the militants fired at them, which was retaliated, triggering a gunfight.
"One unidentified militant was killed. The gunfight is going on,” Police said on its official Twitter handle.
A total of 188 militants have been killed this year in 80 anti-militancy operations in the Valley.