As per the information given by the police, two militants lost their lives while six people got injured in a gunfight in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kupwara district.
The unidentified militant was brought down in the Sadu Ganga forest area during an encounter with the army, Defence Ministry sources said. An AK-47 rifle was recovered from the slain terrorist.
An army commando, Sepoy Mukul Meena of 3 PARA regiment was killed in the same gunfight on Wednesday. A day before, two of the holed up militants in Kundalan village were killed after they challenged and opened fire on the security forces earlier in the day.