2 Militants Killed In Pulwama Encounter: Police

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Srinagar- Two militants were killed in an encounter with state forces in Dadoora area of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Saturday, police said.

State forces launched a cordon and search operation in Dadoora area of Pulwama 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, two unidentified militants were killed, the officer said, adding the search operation is going on.

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