3 militants killed in Pulwama encounter


PULWAMA: Jammu and Kashmir Police have said that three terrorists have been neutralised in the encounter that broke out between security forces and terrorists in Kangan area of Pulwama on Wednesday morning. Arms and ammunition have also been recovered. Mobile internet in the area has been snapped.

Earlier on Tuesday, two Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) militants were killed in an operation in Tral. Two pistols and a large amount of ammunition were recovered from them.
Giving details, police said that based on a specific intelligence a joint team of police, army and CRPF cordoned off Pamposh colony in Saimoh of Tral, a division under the jurisdiction of Awantipora police.

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As the cordon was being laid, there was an initial exchange of fire at the crack of dawn between the holed-up terrorists and the security forces and one of them was eliminated, police said.
The other militant was seen running into residential houses, prompting the security forces to launch a cordon and search operation and all the civilians were evacuated. (ANI)