Militant killed in ongoing encounter in Anantnag
Saturday, 17 October 2020, 9:27 am Aamir 0 Comments
A militant has been killed in the ongoing encounter that broke out in Larnoo area of south Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Saturday.
Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Larnoo area of Anantnag after receiving specific information about the presence of militants in the area, a police official said.
He said the search operation turned into an encounter after the militants opened fire at a search party of the forces, who retaliated.
In the exchange of fire, one militant was killed, the official said.
An AK rifle was recovered from the encounter site, the official added.
The operation is on, he said.
Last Updated on Saturday, 17 October 2020, 9:27 am