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Two militants killed by Army in Kupwara, encounter still on

india Updated: Oct 07, 2009 10:01 IST
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Two militants were killed in an encounter with security forces in Kupwara district of north Kashmir on Wednesday morning.

Acting on a tip off, police assisted by army cordoned off Satkoji near Zachaldara, 80 kms from Srinagar, and a police spokesman said.

The militants hiding in the area opened fire on the joint search party and in the ensuing encounter two militants were killed.

A search operation is going on in the area, he added.

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