Pulwama: Three militants have been killed in an ongoing military operation against militants at Ghat Mohalla Kakapora area of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Friday.
Police said that three unidentified militants have been killed and incriminating material including arms and ammunition has been recovered from the spot.
#PulwamaEncounterUpdate: 03 #unidentified #terrorists killed. #Incriminating materials including #arms & ammunition recovered. Search going on. Further details shall follow. @JmuKmrPolice https://t.co/r6mF7FwPqG
— Kashmir Zone Police (@KashmirPolice) April 2, 2021
The operation began after a joint team of Police, the army’s 50 RR and CRPF launched a cordon and search operation on specific information about the presence of militants in the area, officials said.
They said that as the joint team of forces approached towards the suspected spot, hiding militants fired upon armed triggering the operation.