J&K: 3 militants killed in Pulwama
At least three militants were killed in an encounter with security forces in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir, police officials said on Wednesday.
Srinagar: At least three militants were killed in an encounter with security forces in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir, police officials said on Wednesday.
Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Tral area of Pulwama district late Tuesday night following information about presence of militants there, a police official said.
J&K: The 3 terrorists killed in encounter in an operation by the Army, CRPF and J&K Police in Tral of Pulwama district., have been identified as Jangeer Rafiq Wani, Raja Umar Maqbool Bhat&Uzair Amin Bhat. All 3 terrorists belong to the terror outfit 'Ansar Ghazwa ul Hind'. https://t.co/g7jA1YhIT5— ANI (@ANI) February 19, 2020
He said during searches, an encounter broke out between militants and security forces.
Three unidentified militants were killed in the gunfight, the official said adding more details were awaited.(PTI)