THREE unidentified militants were on Thursday killed in two gunbattles with security forces in Kulgam and Anantnag districts of J&K, police said.
Giving details, a police spokesman said security
forces launched an anti-militancy operation on Tuesday in the Mishipora area of Kulgam, following information of
After initial exchange of firing with security forces, militants managed to move location within the general area of Mishipora, he said.
However, security forces maintained the cordon and continued the search operation which resulted in a fresh firefight on Thursday, leading to the killing of two ultras, the spokesman.
Another encounter broke out between militants and security forces in Anantnag.
One militant was killed in the operation, which is still going on, he said.