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Two militants killed in Anantnag encounter


SRINAGAR: Two militants were killed in a gunfight that broke at Poshkreeri village of Bijbehara area in south Kashmir’s Anantnag district.

An official told that a joint team of police, Army, and CRPF after receiving information about the presence of militants launched a search operation in the area.

He said that as the joint team of forces intensified searches towards the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon the party, which was retaliated, thus triggering an encounter. He said during the exchange of fire, two militants were killed while a search operation is on in the area.


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