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J&K: Two Hizbul terrorists killed in an encounter with security forces in Kulgam, one arrested

Two Hizbul Terrorists Were Killed In An Encounter With Security Forces In Kulgam District Of Jammu And Kashmir, Police Said On Monday.

PTI | Updated on: 11 Sep 2017, 08:51:46 AM
J&K: 2 Hizbul terrorists killed, 1 terrorist arrested in an encounter

New Delhi:

Two Hizbul terrorists were killed in an encounter with security forces in Kulgam district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said on Monday. Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Khudwani area of Kulgam district on Sunday following specific information about the presence of some militants there, a police official said.

During searches, the militants opened fire at the security forces who retaliated, leading to a gunfight. Two militants were killed in the encounter, he said adding their identity and group affiliation was being ascertained. 

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First Published : 11 Sep 2017, 07:03:17 AM