Two Militant Killed in Gun Battle in Kupwara


Jammu: An unidentified militant was on Monday killed in a gunbattle with security forces during an ongoing operation in Kupwara district of north Kashmir.

An Indian Army jawan was killed on Monday in a ceasefire violation by Pakistan in Laam sector of Nowshera in Jammu and Kashmir

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The militant was killed in an encounter with security forces in the dense forests of Manigah, an army official said.

Security forces are continuing a massive search operation in the forest near the Line of Control (LoC) since November 13 following information about presence of a group of heavily-armed militants.

In another exchange of fire, two army personnel including a Lt Colonel were injured in the district on Sunday.