Two militants killed in Pulwama ambush: Police

An official said that a joint party of police and army laid an ambush in Padgampora village of the district after inputs that two militants were travelling in a car.

Irfan Amin Malik
Awantipora, Publish Date: Mar 26 2017 4:19PM | Updated Date: Mar 26 2017 4:19PM
Two militants killed in Pulwama ambush: PoliceKamran Yousuf/GK

Two militants were killed in an ambush by police and army in Awantipora area of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Sunday, police said.

An official said that a joint party of police and army laid an ambush in Padgampora village of the district after inputs that two militants were travelling in a car.

“As soon as the car reached near the barricade, militants opened fire, which was retaliated. In the ensuing gunfight, two militants were killed,” said the official.

More details are awaited.