Jammu and Kashmir: Three militants killed in Bandipora forest operation

Arms and ammunition have been recovered from the slain terrorists whose identity is being ascertained.

Published: 01st September 2018 08:30 PM  |   Last Updated: 01st September 2018 08:31 PM   |  A+A-

Army soldiers take positions near the site of encounter at Parra Mohalla Hajin in Bandipora district of north Kashmir on Thursday August 30 2018. | PTI

By IANS

SRINAGAR: Three militants were killed in a gunfight on Saturday in an anti-militancy operation by the Army in north Kashmir's Bandipora district.

Defence Ministry spokesman Colonel Rajesh Kalia said the three terrorists were killed in Chandajan forest area of Bandipora.

"Arms and ammunition have been recovered from the slain terrorists whose identity is being ascertained. The operation has ended," Col Kalia said.

Two soldiers were injured in the operation that began on Friday.

 

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