Srinagar: Indian Army gunned down one militant on Monday in an ongoing gunfight between the security forces and the militants in south Kashmir’s Shopian district. In the process, two army jawans were also injured.
Police said a gunfight started after midnight between holed up militants and the security forces in Wangam village of Shopian district.
“An army soldier was injured in an encounter between the militants and troops of 62 Rashtriya Rifles and state police in Wangam village of Shopian district,” the police said.
“The encounter is still on,” the police said in Srinagar on Monday.
First Published | 7 November 2016 7:45 AM