Srinagar- An unidentified militant has been killed in an ongoing encounter that broke out in Wangam area of south Kashmir’s Shopian district on Saturday evening, police said.
State forces launched a cordon and search operation in Wangam area of Shopian 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.
An unidentified militant has been killed so far, the official said, adding that the operation was still in progress.
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