Two unidentified militants killed in ongoing Shopian encounter: Police

Srinagar, Oct 12 (KNS): Two unidentified militants have been killed in the ongoing encounter that broke out in Feerpora village of south Kashmir’s Shopian district, police said here.

An official told Kashmir News Service (KNS) that a joint team of forces had laid cordon in the area following inputs about the presence of militants.

He said that as the militants zeroed in on the suspected spot, hiding militants fired upon them, which was retaliated.

He said that in the ensuing encounter two unidentified militants have been killed, while the operation was going on. 

Pertinently, three militants were killed in Shopian late last night in an encounter in Imamsahab area of the district. (KNS)

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