The two militants who were killed in Balham encounter have been identified, police said on Friday.
Police identified the two slain militants as Rasiq Nabi Bhat of Tral and Shabir Dar of Awantipora.
Police said that the bodies of two slain militants were handed over to their families for last rites.
“Balhama update. the two militants who were killed have been identified by the families as Rasiq Nabi Bhat of Tral and Shabir Dar of Awantipora ..bodies handed over for last rites,” police tweeted this afternoon.