The gunfight between militants and forces in Samboora area of Pampore in Pulwama district has ended with the death of a foreign Lashkar-e-Toiba militant, police said on Monday.
The gunfight that ended at around 3 am resulting in the killing of one Lashkar militant, a resident of Pakistan. It is believed that two militants have escaped from the site of the gunfight.
The gunfight started late last night after army and police cordoned off the area following inputs about the presence of militants.
However, clashes erupted after youth took to streets and pelted stones on forces to help the militants escape.