Two militants killed in Handwara gunfight, operation on
SRINAGAR: Two militants were killed in three day long Handwara gunfight on Sunday.
A defence spokeperson confirmed the duo’s killing saying the operation is going on.
The gunfight erupted between a joint team of government forces and militants on Thursday night. During the firefight, four forces personnel including two policemen and two CRPF soldiers were killed. It prompted the arrival of army’s elite Para commandos to the encounter site.
The identity and affiliation of the slain militants couldn’t be ascertained yet.