• Sahil Bhat

2 LeT militants killed in ongoing separate encounters at Kulgam & Anantnag; security forces on job

KASHMIR, April 9: One militant was gunned down in an ongoing encounter between security forces and militants at ChakiSamad, DH Pora area of Kulgam.

As per the preliminary reports, the militant affiliated was with the proscribed terror outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT).

Following the credible elements of the presence of militants, the joint team of Police and armed forces performed a cordon and search operation which resulted in the death of one militant.

Besides, another ongoing gunfight broke in Sirhama of Anantnag between militants and security forces. One militant of LeT succumbed to injuries.

The area was cordoned and a search operation has been launched in this regard.