2 militants killed in Pulwama gunfight

2 militants killed in Pulwama gunfight
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Pulwama, Feb 1:  Two militants were killed in a gunfight with the government forces at Drabgam village in Pulwama district on Friday.
An official said that a gunfight broke out around midnight after the forces launched searches in Drabgam following inputs about the presence of militants in a residential house. “Two militants hiding in the house opened fire on the forces and tried to break the cordon. The forces retaliated, leading to a gunfight that raged for several hours in which two militants were killed.”
The slain militants, according to a source, were identified as Shahid Ahmad Baba of Drabgam and Inayat Ahmad of Arihal. Both were affiliated with Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) outfit.