Two militants killed in counter-insurgency operations


Srinagar: Two militants were killed and two Jawans were injured in a massive crossfire between terrorists and the Security personnel near the Line of Control in Karnah area of Tangdhar sector in Kashmir.

An Army official said, “We have recovered two bodies of the militants killed during the operation launched yesterday in Karnah area of Kupwara district.”

According to the latest reports, two jawans have also been injured in the crossfire.

The official said that two AK 47 rifles, two rucksacks and war-like stores have been recovered from the scene of the gun battle. Last evening, a counter-infiltration operation was launched by the army near the Line of Control after suspicious movements were noticed.