Two terrorists killed in Kulgam gunfight: police

Police identified the slain duo as LeT's Haris Sharief of Srinagar and Zakir Padder of Kulgam affiliated with JeM.
Security forces during a gunfight. [Representational Image]
Security forces during a gunfight. [Representational Image] File/ GK

Srinagar June 19: Police along with security forces on Sunday claimed to have killed two terrorists in a gunfight in DH Pora area of south Kashmir's Kulgam district.

"KulgamEncounterUpdate: 01 more #terrorist killed (Total 02). #Operation in progress. Further details shall follow," a police spokesman said.

In a separate statement, police identified the slain duo as LeT's Haris Sharief of Srinagar and Zakir Padder of Kulgam.

The encounter started after security forces cordoned the area following a tip off.

Another encounter is underway in Lolab area of north Kashmir's Kupwara district.

Related Stories

No stories found.
Greater Kashmir
www.greaterkashmir.com