Three militants have been killed and two army troopers were injured in an ongoing military operation at Jan Mohalla area of south Kashmir’s Shopian district on Thrusday.
A local news gathering agency Global News Service quoting Official sources reported that three militants have been killed as well two army troopers were injured, however the identity of the killed militants is yet to be ascertained.
In the ongoing operation, Police said that the chief of Ansar Ghazwat-ul-Hind has been trapped, adding that the operation is going on in the area.
Kashmir Zone Police in a tweet stated that the operation is going on in the area while the chief of a militant outfit has got trapped.
Both the injured troopers have been shifted to 92 Base hospital for treatment.
Earlier, reports said that a joint team of Police, army’s 44RR and CRPF launched a cordon and search operation in Jan Mohalla.
As the joint team of forces approached towards the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon the forces, triggering off an gunfight.