North Kashmir gunfight: Two militants killed; Internet suspended in Kupwara, Baramulla

North Kashmir gunfight: Two militants killed; Internet suspended in Kupwara, Baramulla

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Baramulla,Nov 13 2017.CNS:Two militants were on Monday killed in a gunfight with government forces in Handwara area of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district.

Superintendent of police (SP) Kupwara Ghulam Jeelani said two militants were killed in the firefight.Earlier, a gunfight erupted in Rajwar area of Handwara after the latter attacked a police party,

Meanwhile, Internet services were suspended in Kupwara and Baramulla districts following the killing of two militants.

The militants were identified as Ashiq Ahmad Bhat of Palhalan Pattan and Toib Majeed Mir of Brath Kalan Sopore. Hundreds of people have gathered in Brath Kalan to receive Mir’s body.