Two militants killed in Gahand Shopian shootout
Shopian: Two unidentified militants have been killed in a brief shootout in Gahand village of Shopian in south Kashmir on Saturday morning.
Exchange of fire erupted as search operation was launched jointly by 34RR, J&K police and CRPF in the area.
Forces claimed that they had specific input about presence of militants at Gahand village.
As soon as the forces came close to suspected spot, the hiding militants open fire resulting into an encounter.
The identity and affiliation of killed militants couldn’t be ascertained at this stage.