The Kashmir Center

Civilian, Army trooper killed during encounter in Kulgam

A civilian and an Army trooper was Wednesday killed during an encounter that raged between forces and militants in South Kashmir’s Kulgam district.

Zahoor Andrabi, one civilian identified as Sharjeel Ahmad Sheikh of Khudwani area and an Army trooper was killed during the encounter that broke out at around 11:30 pm in the night.

He quoted officials said that three militants are believed to be trapped in the area
Witnesses said that the stone pelting and the encounter is on in the area.


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