The two among six slain militants killed in a gunfight in Sekipora village of Bijbehara town in south Kashmir’s Islamabad on Friday have been identified.
An official identified the slain as Azad Ahmad Malik alias Dada of Arwani and Basit Mir of Khanabal.
He said the slain were affiliated with Lashkar Toiba militant group.
Malik has been accused by the police for the killing of journalist and editor Shujaat Bukhari.
The identity of other slain militants is being ascertained, an official said.