Kulgam Encounter: One militant killed so far, search operation on
● Umaisar Gull Ganie
Kulgam: A militant was killed in an encounter with government forces at Tazipora area of Mohammad pora in south Kashmir’s Kulgam district in pre-dawn hours on Wednesday.
A senior police officer told GMK that one militant was killed during the course of gunfight.
The identity of the slain militant is yet to be ascertained, the officer added.
Meanwhile, mobile Internet has been snapped in the Kulgam district as a precautionary measures.
Earlier, the encounter broke out after a joint team of army’s 09 RR, 18bn CRPF, SOG launched a cordon-and-search operation at Tazipora area of Mohammad pora village in Kulgam district.