3 militants killed in Kulgam encounter

3 militants killed in Kulgam encounter
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Srinagar, July 22: Three militants were killed at Wani Mohalla, Khudwani area of Kulgam district after an encounter broke out early Sunday morning between government forces and militants.

Director General of Police S P Vaid  confirmed on twitter that the trapped militants were responsible for abducting and killing  a policeman in the area on Saturday.


DGP said in his Tweet “Militant group that tortured our colleague CT Mohammad Saleem of Kulgam & killed him brutally are all trapped in an encounter with J&K Police/Army/CRPF in Khudwani Kulgam”.

A senior Police official said  that all the three militants have been killed but “We have recovered only one body so far as searches are going on to retrieve other two bodies from the encounter site,” he added.