Militant killed in ongoing Kulgam gunfight

The identity of the slain militant was not immediately known.
Militant killed in ongoing Kulgam gunfight
Security forces near a gunfight site in south Kashmir. [Representational Picture]Mir Wasim for Greater Kashmir

Srinagar Nov 11: An unidentified militant was killed in an ongoing gunfight with security forces in Chawalgam area of south Kashmir's Kulgam district on Thursday.

The encounter broke out Thursday afternoon after security forces cordoned off the area following inputs about the presence of militants there.

"KulgamEncounterUpdate: 01 unidentified #terrorist killed. #Operation in progress. Further details shall follow," a police spokesman tweeted.

The identity of the slain militant was not immediately known.

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