Two militants killed in Sopore gunfight
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Srinagar : Two leT militants were killed in an encounter with government forces and militants in Dangerpora area of Sopore belt in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Thursday.
Police said that, the operation was launched jointly by the government forces in Dangerpora area of Sopore town after a credible input about the presence of the militants in area .
During the search operation, the hiding militants fired upon the government forces triggering an encounter.
In the ensuing gunfight , two militants were killed and their bodies were retrieved from the site of encounter, police said.
The identities and affiliation of the slain is being ascertained,he said.