2 deadly militants killed in J&K's Pulwama

Aasif Suhaf, Srinagar, Oct 14: Two militants were killed on Saturday in a gunfight with the security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district.

Encounter started between militants and forces at Aglar Pulwama in wee hours. Three militants were  believed to be trapped, gunfight was going on for a long time, sources informed News24. Two Local Lashker militants including commander Wasim Shah has been killed, the operation is still on. Based on specific intelligence inputs about the presence of militants in Litter village the security forces had launched an early morning operation, a police officer said.  When the hiding militants fired at the approaching security personnel the gun battle was triggered in which the two were killed. The operation was still on, the officer said.

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