Amilitant was killed in a daylong gunfight with the security forces in Achabalarea of south Kashmir's Anantnag district on Monday, police said.
OnTwitter, police confirmed the killing of one militant. "Arms and ammunitionwere recovered from the site of the gunfight," it said.
Earlier,an army officer was killed while another officer and two other soldiers wereinjured in the gunfight that broke out on Monday morning.
Accordingto PTI news agency, an officer was killed and three other soldiers, includingan officer, were wounded in the gunfight.
Anofficial said that gunfight broke out in Bidoora village soon after thesecurity forces launched a cordon and search operation.