Militant, Soldier Killed In Anantnag Gunfight

0Shares

SRINAGAR —  A militant and an army soldier were killed in a gunfight at Dooru area of Anantnag in south Kashmir on Thursday.

Sources said that a militant was killed in gunfight with joint team of forces at Gakisgund, Dooru.

SSP Anantnag, Altaf Khan also confirmed the incident and said that one militant has been killed in the operation and the body of the slain has been recovered.

He said that the searches are under way.

Official sources said that three army men also suffered injuries during the gunfight and were evacuated to nearby military hospital immediately,where one critically injured soldier succumbed to injuries .

The deceased soldier has been identified as Happy Singh of 19 RR.

The injured soldiers have been idntified as Bopinder Singh and Kulwant Singh of 19 RR.   (With GNS Inputs)

Be Part of Quality Journalism

Quality journalism takes a lot of time, money and hard work to produce and despite all the hardships we still do it. Our reporters and editors are working overtime in Kashmir and beyond to cover what you care about, break big stories, and expose injustices that can change lives. Today more people are reading Kashmir Observer than ever, but only a handful are paying while advertising revenues are falling fast.

ACT NOW
MONTHLYRs 100
YEARLYRs 1000
LIFETIMERs 10000

CLICK FOR DETAILS


Observer News Service

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

KO SUPPLEMENTS