Day 2 of Srinagar gunfight: One militant killed, operation going on
Srinagar, Dec 30: One militant has been killed in an ongoing encounter in Hokarsar area of Central Kashmir’s Srinagar district.
A senior police official said that one militant has been killed so far in the ongoing encounter. However the identity of militant couldn’t be established as of now.
The officer further said that the operation was suspended due to darkness as there is always chance of collateral damage. The cordon around the place where militants were hiding was strengthened so that there is no chance for the militants to escape.
Pertinently, militants and forces were engaged in a gunfight after a joint team of Police, army’s 02 RR and CRPF launched a cordon and search operation in Hokarsar area of Srinagar. (GNS)