Srinagar: Mohammad Saleem, another civilian, has been shot near the ongoing encounter site at Behmoo village of Pulwama district.
Saleem was hit when forces opened fire on the people protesting ner the encounter site.
He has been referred to Srinagar for treatment.
Earlier another civilian Jehangir Ahmed Wagay received a bullet injury in his abdomen and he was also referred to Srinagar for advanced treatment.
As the encounter rages on, police sources say that many militants are holed up in the village.
Till now, cops have confirmed that two militants have been killed identified as Kifayat, a local and another named Jehangir.