Srinagar Resident Among Two Militants Killed In Kulgam Gunfight: Police

SRINAGAR: Two militants killed in a gunfight with the counter-insurgent forces at Rajpora village of Awantipora in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district were affiliated with the Jaish-E-Muhammad and Lashkar-i-Toiba outfits, an official said.

An official said that both the slain militants were identified as Haris Sharief of Srinagar (LeT C category) and Zakir Padder of Kulgam (JeM C category).

Earlier, police said that a joint team of Police, Army and CRPF launched a Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) on specific information about the presence of militants in the area. “In the ensuing gunfight, two militants were killed,” he said.

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