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Two militants killed, one arrested in encounter in J-K’s Kulgam

The operation which started late last night was called off after the killings.

india Updated: Sep 11, 2017 18:45 IST
Toufiq Rashid
Toufiq Rashid
Hindustan Times, Srinagar
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According to a police spokesman based in Srinagar, the operation was jointly carried out by Army, CRPF and Jammu and Kashmir police.(PTI)

Two militants were killed on Monday in an operation by security forces in Rudwani area of Kulgam in south Kashmir.

Security forces also arrested one militant. According to army spokesman two weapons have also been recovered in the area.

The operation which started late last night was called off after the killings.

Confirming the killing, Army’s Northern Command in Udhampur said, “Two militants were killed in an encounter with police army and CRPF in Khudwani, Kulgam. One arrested. Weapons recovered.”

According to a police spokesman based in Srinagar, the operation was jointly carried out by Army, CRPF and Jammu and Kashmir police.

First Published: Sep 11, 2017 08:40 IST