According to the police statement , three militants were killed in two separate encounters in North Kashmir’s Sopore area of district Baramulla.
The encounter broke out on Thursday afternoon when Sopore police, 27 RR and 9 Para launched a search operation in the forest area of Cherhare, Bomia, Sopore.
Official sources said the forces launched a cordon and search operation in the village following information about presence of militants in the area.
One unidentified militant was killed, while Army personnel also received injuries in the encounter.
Meanwhile according to police spokesman, Sopore police and 22 RR launched an operation in an orchid at Mundaji village of Sopore. Police claims that two unidentified militants were killed