AGuH chief among 7 militants killed in twin encounters in south Kashmir
Seven militants including chief of Ansar Ghazwat-ul-Hind (AGuH) were killed in two separate encounters in south Kashmir since Thursday night, police officials in J&K said.
According to police, five militants were killed in the first encounter that began in Shopian district late Thursday evening and is still continuing.
A senior police officer said that firing again started Friday morning between the two sides after the operation was suspended due to darkness late last night in Jan Mohalla area of the south Kashmir district.
Three militants, according to police, were killed right after the encounter began Thursday evening, while two more died today morning.