Two militants killed in gunfight in south Kashmir's Pulwama: police

The identity of the slain militants was not immediately known.
Security forces on standby during a gunfight between militants and security forces in south Kashmir. [Representational Picture]
Security forces on standby during a gunfight between militants and security forces in south Kashmir. [Representational Picture]Mir Wasim for Greater Kashmir

Srinagar Dec 1: Two unidentified militants were killed in a gunfight with security forces at Qasbayar area of south Kashmir's Pulwama district in the wee hours of Wednesday, police said.

"#PulwamaEncounterUpdate: 02 #terrorists killed. Identification & affliation being ascertained. #Search going on. Further details shall follow, " a police spokesman tweeted this morning.

Reports said that the encounter broke out soon after a joint team of police, CRPF and Army cordoned off the area following inputs about the presence of militants.

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