Srinagar:Two militants were killed in an encounter with security forces in South Kashmir’s Pulwama district early on Friday morning.
A J&K Police official said security forces launched a cordon and search operation (CASO) late on Thursday evening in Drabgam village. During the search, militants opened fire at security forces. Two militants were killed when personnel retaliated.
The two killed militants are identified as Shahid Ahmad Baba S/O Mushtaq Ahmad Baba R/O Drabgam Rajpora and Aniyat Ahmad Ziger S/O Mohammad Abdullah Ziger R/O Arihal Pulwama.
Both militants are affiliated with JEM.
Also, police has recovered one SLR and ond Pistol from their possession.