Militant killed, army man injured in Hajin shootout

KL News Network

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A militant was killed while an army man was injured in a gunfight in Hajin area of Bandipora district Tuesday.

“The militants hiding in a residential house opened fire on a search party of Army’s 13 RR and SOG in Parray Mohalla of Hajin early Tuesday,” reports said.

The fire was retaliated, triggering a brief encounter in which a militant was killed and a soldier injured, he said, adding that another militant managed to escape.

The search operation in on, said the official.

The identity of the slain was not immediately established.

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