Kashmir: Militant killed by security forces as encounter continues
A militant was killed and an army soldier was injured in an encounter at a village in south Kashmir’s Kulgam district.india Updated: Mar 07, 2016 01:05 IST
A militant was killed and a soldier was injured in an encounter at a village in south Kashmir’s Kulgam district, an army official said.
The encounter is still going on, the official said.
The gun-battle in Buchroo village, 75 km from Srinagar, began after some suspected militants fired a few rounds at security forces who were advancing towards the village.
A police official said security forces have launched a cordon and search operation in the area.
First Published: Mar 06, 2016 22:11 IST