Militant killed in Kangan: Police

Kangan, Oct 9: Police on Saturday claimed that a militant was killed in an army ambush at Kheti Marag Wangat in Kangan forests of district Ganderbal on Friday evening. According to police...

Kangan, Oct 9: Police on Saturday claimed that a militant was killed in an army ambush at Kheti Marag Wangat in Kangan forests of district Ganderbal on Friday evening.
 According to police, troops of Army's 24 Rashtriya Rifles laid an ambush near Waniarm Wangat pastures in Kangan forests and killed a militant.
 "Militants present there opened fire on the search party of 24 RR which was retaliated triggering gunfight in which one militant was killed," police said and claimed that an AK 47 rifle was recovered from the militant.
 Police added that his body was handed over to locals for burial in graveyard at Wangat.

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