Two Militant killed in encounter near Srinagar

11:48 AM Jul 25, 2020 | Team Udayavani |
Srinagar: Two militants were killed in an encounter with security forces on the outskirts of Srinagar on Saturday, police said. Security forces launched a cordon-and-search operation in the Ranbirgarh area on the outskirts of the city this morning following specific information about the presence of militants there, a police official said. He said as the forces were conducting the search, militants fired upon them. The forces retaliated, ensuing a gunfight, the official said. He said the identity and group affiliation of the militants were being ascertained. The search operation is going on and further details were awaited

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