Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in the evening near the Srinagar-Bandipora road in Mujgund area on the city's outskirts, a police official said.
Budgam encounter: Kashmir Police confirms LeT terrorist Naveed Jatt, accused in Shujaat Bukhari murder, killed in gunfight
Two soldiers were injured and two militants, including Jatt, were killed in the Budgam encounter, which broke out during a cordon and search operation being run by security forces.
Mehbooba Mufti's brother Tassaduq Hussain Mufti was sworn in on Thursday as a minister in the PDP-BJP coalition government in the state.
Two separate encounters rage in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam and Sopore; five militants killed, one jawan injured
Five militants were on Thursday killed in an encounter with security forces in Pakherpora area of central Kashmir's Budgam district
Mob attacks army convoy in Jammu and Kashmir's Badgam district even as encounter op continues; one injured
A teenager was injured in Jammu and Kashmir in clashes with the army in Badgam district where a gunfight is raging between security forces and militants.
Four Militants on Tuesday reportedly snatched an AK-47 rifle of a security guard posted with BJP leader Ghulam Mohammad Chopan in Jammu and Kashmir's Badgam district at around 9 am.
Troops from three battalions of the Indian Army’s Rashtriya Rifles regiment have been out on Badgam’s streets for the first time in years, but the context to the communal violence is more significant than the rioting itself.