Jammu and Kashmir: Security forces gun down two terrorists in Kulgam, identity yet to be ascertained

Security forces had launched a cordon and search operation in Okay village of Kulgam district in the morning that turned into an encounter, a police official said

FP Staff January 04, 2022 14:24:46 IST
Jammu and Kashmir: Security forces gun down two terrorists in Kulgam, identity yet to be ascertained

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As many as two militants, both linked with Lashkar-e-Toiba/The Resistance Front, have been killed in an encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam area.

Kashmir Zone Police took to Twitter to announce it:

Inspector General of Police Vijay Kumar told reporters that two TRF/LeT militants were killed in an encounter at Okay. However, the identity of the militants is yet to be ascertained.

Earlier, security forces had launched a cordon and search operation in Okay village of Kulgam district, which turned into an encounter, a police official said.

On 30 December 2021, security forces had gunned down three terrorists in Kulgam's Mirhama village.

With inputs from PTI

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