Srinagar: Two militants of JeM were killed in a gunfight at Qasbayar area in South Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Wednesday.
A top police officer told GNS that two militants of Jaish-e Muhammad oufit were killed after forces had laid seige around Qasbayar during predawn hours after having specific information about the presence of some militants.
The officer further said that as the joint team of forces moved towards the suspected spot, the hiding militants started firing on the forces. Which was retaliated triggering off an encounter.
The identity of the slain militant couldn’t be established as of now, the officer added.(GNS)