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Two ultras killed in J-K

Security forces today shot dead two militants in Ramban district of Jammu and Kashmir, police officials said.

india Updated: Oct 09, 2009 18:53 IST

Security forces today shot dead two militants in Ramban district of Jammu and Kashmir, police officials said.

Acting on a tip off, a joint party of army and police launched a search operation in Neel Charial area in Banihal tehsil of Ramban district around 1640 hours, they said.

Militants fired on the troops of 12 Rastriya Rifles and Special Task Force (STF), and in the encounter that followed two ultras were killed, officials said.

One pistol and one rifle were recovered from the militants whose identity has not been established so far, they said.