Militant killed in ongoing gunfight in Kulgam: police

This is the second gunfight of the evening in south Kashmir. Another encounter that broke out this evening at Shahabad Dooru in neighbouring Anantnag district is also underway.
Militant killed in ongoing gunfight in Kulgam: police
Security forces on standby during an encounter. [Representational Picture]Aman Farooq/ GK File

Srinagar Dec 29: An unidentified militant was killed in an ongoing gunfight between militants and security forces in Mirhama area of south Kashmir's Kulgam district on Wednesday night.

"KulgamEncounterUpdate: 01 unidentified #terrorist killed. #Operation going on. Further details shall follow, " a police spokesman said.

This is the second gunfight of the evening in south Kashmir. Another encounter that broke out this evening at Shahabad Dooru in neighbouring Anantnag district is also underway.

A policeman was injured in the initial exchange in the Anantnag encounter.

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