SRINAGAR — Two militants of Hizbul- Mujahideen were killed in a gunfight in Khrew area of Pampore in South Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Friday.
Officials said that two militants were killed, however their identity couldn’t be established yet.
As per sources, both slain militants were associated with Hizb-ul-Mujahideen.
Earlier, reports said that a joint team of police, army and CRPF launched a cordon-and-search-operation (CASO) in Khrew Pampore.
As the joint team of forces approached the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon the forces, triggering off a gunfight.