Srinagar,Feb 10 CNS:Three militants were killed even as a fresh exchange of fire took place in Keelam area of south Kashmir’s Kulgam district on Sunday
The remaining militants believed to be two in number took shelter in a nearby house and opened fire which was retaliated by the forces.
The intermittent firing was going on when this report was being filed.
A senior police also confirmed that three militants have been killed so far and there was fresh firing in the area.
Earlier, the officer said that the gunfight broke out after a joint team of army’s 9 RR, SOG and CRPF launched a cordon-and-search operation in the area.