Militant killed in JK shootout
A militant was killed by security forces in a shootout in Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir, a defence spokesman said in Jammu.india Updated: Feb 09, 2009 21:11 IST
A militant was killed by security forces in a shootout in Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir on Monday, a defence spokesman said in Jammu.
On a tip off, troops of the Rashtriya Rifles launched an operation in Kalihand area of the district and gunned down the militant at around 1635 hours, he said.
One self-loading rifle was recovered from the slain militant, he said, adding the identity of the militant is being ascertained.
First Published: Feb 09, 2009 21:07 IST