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Two Rebels Killed As Gunfight Rages In South Kashmir’s Anantnag

SRINAGAR, JUNE 22: Two militants were killed in an ongoing gunfight with the government forces in Srigufwara area of south Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Friday.

Earlier, a civilian and a policeman were killed in the gunfight that broke out in Nowshera Khiram in Srigufwara early morning.

An official said that two militants were killed in the ongoing gunfight. He said that the bodies are lying at the site of the gunfight. “The exchange of fire is still on,” he said.

Two army men and the wife of house owner were injured in the initial exchange of fire.

Nearly twenty civilians were injured in the clashes that erupted soon after the gunfight began. They have been shifted to several hospitals in the district for treatment.

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