Two militants killed in Kulgam gunfight: police

The identity of the slain militants was not immediately known. En
Two militants killed in Kulgam gunfight: police
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Srinagar, December 15: Two unidentified militants were killed in a gunfight with security forces in Redwani Bala area of south Kashmir's Kulgam district in the early hours of Thursday.

"KulgamEncounterUpdate: 02 unidentified #terrorists killed. Search going on. Further details shall follow, " a police spokesman said.

Quoting a senior police officer, news agency GNS reported that the slain militants were affiliated with The Resistance Front (TRF), an offshoot of Lashkar-i-Toiba as per police.

The encounter broke out on Wednesday night after a joint team of Police and army launched a cordon and search operation in the area following a tip off about the presence of militants there.

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