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2 militants killed in nocturnal gunfight in Budgam’s Chaoora area

Srinagar/Feb, 13: Two militants were killed in a nocturnal gunfight with the government forces iChadoora area of central Kashmir’s Budgam district, said police Wednesday morning.

A police spokesman said that a cordon and search operation was laid jointly by the police and the forces in Gopalpora area following “credible inputs” about the presence of militants, adding that ‘militants fired upon a search party triggering a heavy exchange of fire. And two militants were killed in the gunfight  Bodies of two slain militants were recovered but their identity is yet to be ascertained “.

He also said’ Incriminating material including arms and ammunition was recovered from the site of encounter. Police has registered a case and initiated investigation in the matter,”.


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