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Three militants killed, two soldiers wounded in Pulwama gunfight

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Srinagar,Dec 15:Three militants were killed and two army men wounded in a gunfight in Kharpora Sirnoo area of South Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Saturday, reports said.

The identity of the slain militants is yet to be ascertained, it said.

“Exchange of fire between militants and the security forces at Sirnoo village in Pulwama,” police said on Twitter. “Area is under cordon, details will follow.”

Reports said that a joint team of army’s 55RR, SOG and 182/183 BN CRPF launched cordon and search operation in Sirnoo area around 4 am.

As the joint team of forces approached the suspected spot the hiding militants fired at them, triggering a gunfigh