Militants and a Para commando were killed in a fierce gun battle between militants and government forces in Nadigam area of South Kashmir’s Shopian district.
A Senior Police official said that four militants and one Para commando have been killed during the gunfight at Nadigam. The officer further said that the identity of the slain militants is yet to be ascertained, news gatherer GNS reported.
Reports said the two soldiers who sustained injuries in the encounter earlier, are said to be critical now.
Earlier reports suggest that clashes erupted near the gunfight site in Nadigam and internet services in the district area also blocked.