Security forces kill two Hizbul Mujahideen militants in Kashmir

Earlier on Wednesday, the security forces arrested two Hizbul Mujahideen militants from Sopore area of Baramulla district.

Published: 30th June 2016 12:01 PM  |   Last Updated: 30th June 2016 01:30 PM   |  A+A-

SRINAGAR: Security forces shot dead two separatist guerrillas in Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday.

A police officer told IANS that the security forces surrounded Malwara (Newa) village in Pulwama district following information about the presence of militants.

"When challenged, the militants fired at the security forces after which an encounter started. Two militants have been killed," he said.


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