Suspected militants shot at the car of Bilal Ahmad, a contractor by profession, at Hassanpora in Arwani area of Anantnag, officials said.
Two civilians were killed in firing by militants on Saturday in Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said.
"They were given an opportunity to surrender. However, they turned down the offer and fired on troops," said a police spokesman
The total number of militants killed in the twin encounters, which began on Saturday, in Shopian and Anantnag districts, has risen to five as an unidentified militant was killed late on Saturday.
Police said that security forces had launched a cordon and search operation in the Hadipora area based on specific information about the presence of militants.
Two civilians were injured after militants hurled a grenade at a CRPF party in Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir.
The search operation turned into an encounter after militants opened fire on the security forces, who retaliated.
Tabia Iqbal belongs to Shangus in Nowgam area of Anantnag. She secured 452 out of 500 marks despite struggling with speech and hearing impairments.
Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Shalgul forests in Srigufwara area of the district following information about the presence of militants there, a police official said.
Earlier, a source in CRPF said that two to three terrorists are believed to be trapped at the site of ongoing encounter in Anantnag.
"Encounter has started at Shalgul forest area of Srigufwara #Anantnag. Police and Army are on the job. Further details shall follow," the Kashmir Zone police said in a tweet.
Security forces busted a militant hideout and recovered a cache of arms and ammunition in Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir.
Militants targeted a Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) bunker vehicle in Pazalpora area of Bijbehara in south Kashmir's Anantnag district.
Security forces arrested a terrorist after a brief encounter in south Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Thursday morning.
One militant was arrested by the security forces in an injured condition and rushed to SMHS hospital, the official said.