Srinagar, Dec 13: Two militants were killed in an overnight gunfight with the government forces in north Kashmir’s Sopore area on Thursday.
Two militants were killed in the gunfight that broke out last night in Gund Brath village of Sopore, local news agency quoted senior police official as having said.
An army spokesman also confirmed the killings of two militants. He said the operation is in progress.
The slain militants were identified as Owais Bhat and Tahir Ahmad Dar — both local residents and affiliated with Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT).