SRINAGAR, SEPTEMBER 2: Three militants were killed in a gunfight with the government forces in forest area of north Kashmir’s Bandipora district on Sunday, police said.
“In an operation jointly carried out by the security forces in Dhana Chandaji forests of district Bandipora, three foreign militants of LeT were eliminated today,” said a spokesman.
Huge quantity of arms and ammunition and incriminating material was recovered from the site of encounter, he said.
“During the encounter, one army soldier Shiv Kumar of 31 RR also got killed.”
Police has registered a case and investigation in the instant matter has been initiated.