J&K : 3 Militants Killed in Police Encounter


Srinagar : Three Hizbul Mujhahideen Militants were killed on Saturday in an encounter with security force amid a pursuit operation in south Kashmir’s Pulwama area.

A joint team of police and Army cordoned-off Panzgam town in Pulwama region in the wake of accepting particular knowledge about the presence of militants in the zone, an Army official said.

As the forces were conducting a search operation, the hiding militants fired upon them, triggering an encounter, the official said.