Srinagar: Two Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) militants were killed ans another has surrendered with arms and ammunitions police in an encounter with security forces in Kulgam district of south Kashmir on Sunday, police said.
The encounter began on Sunday afternoon at a village in Kulgam as Jammu and Kashmir Police, along with the CRPF and the Army, were carrying out operations to clear a national highway ahead of the Amarnath Yatra, beginning June 28, a senior police official said.
Internet services were suspended in Kulgam soon after the encounter began.
The encounter is still underway, the official said. Further details were awaited.