Srinagar: Police on Tuesday said that three Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) militants were killed in a gunfight that took place in south Kashmir’s Qazigund area on Monday.
The victims comprised two LeT Pakistani militants identified as Furqan and Maviya and a local militant, Yawar Bashir of Hablish village of Kulgam, said an official.
He said another militant was arrested alive from the site of the gunfight. His identity was not immediately known.
A soldier was also killed and another injured during the encounter.