Srinagar: Inspector General of Police Kashmir Vijay Kumar on Wednesday said that 144 militants were killed in military operations while two civilians died in cross-firing in the valley this year.
He said that 207 militants were killed last year while one civilian died in cross-firing.
“So far 144 militants were killed in military operations while as two civilians died in cross-firing in Kashmir this year, ” he said, adding, ” Last year 207 militants were killed during the operations and only one civilian killed in cross-firing.
Overall, he said, only three civilians were killed in cross-firing during the operations in the last two years ” that is lowest collateral damage in last three decades”. (GNS)