Srinagar: Two unidentified militants were killed in a brief encounter in Shattipora area of Bijbhera in South Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Saturday.
Inspector General of Police Vijay Kumar told GNS that two militants have been killed in a brief exchange of fire. However identity of the slain militants is yet to be ascertained.
Earlier Reports reaching GNS that a joint team of Police and army launched a cordon and search operation in Shattipora.
As the joint team of forces approached towards the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon the forces, triggering off a gunfight.