One foreign militant was killed in the ongoing gunfight between the forces and militants in Hushroo, village of Chadoora area in district Budgam Thursday morning.
Police spokesman told Kashmir Life that one foreign militant was killed so far.
The gunfight started Wednesday evening after forces, including army, SOG and CRPF spotted more than one militant hiding in a residential house.
Sources said that the militants had actually successfully give slip to forces in Yetchkoot village of Budgam on Tuesday, where after a brief exchange of firing they managed to escape taking advantage of the darkness.
They added, “forces did not give up instead they continued chasing them and finally they were spotted in Hushroo, village where the fight is going on.”
Police sources said that forces had postponed the operation for the night and in morning it has been started again.
Locals told Kashmir Life that they heard gunshots till midnight but after that firing stopped at once, in the morning the guns started roaring again.