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Militant killed in Srinagar encounter, Ops on: Police


SRINAGAR: An unidentified militant has been killed in an ongoing encounter that raged between forces and militants in Nowgam’s Srinagar district.

Official sources told that one militant has been killed while his identification is being ascertained.

They said that operation is on in the area.

Earlier, following specific inputs about the presence of militants in the area, a Cordon and Search operation (CASO) was launched this during night which the hiding militants fired upon the security forces, which was retaliated, leading to an encounter, they said—(KNO)


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