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Militant, soldier killed in Pulwama gunfight

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Srinagar: A militant and an Army solider were killed in a gunfight in  Kamrazipora area of South Kashmir’s Pulwama district.

An official said that an exchange of fire took place at around 2: 30 am in which two army man received injuries.


“Among them, one succumbed to his injuries at 92 base army hospital Srinagar, he said adding that  body of militant was also retrieved from nearby spot.

Earlier, a joint team of Police, Army’s 53 RR and CRPF launched a cordon-and-search-operation in Kamrazpora.

As the joint team encircled the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon them. The fire was retaliated by the joint team, triggering off an encounter.(With Inputs from GNS and KNO)