3 killed in J&K gunfight

Last Updated: Thu, Jun 14, 2018 08:51 hrs
Srinagar

Srinagar: Two militants and a soldier were killed in a gunfight in Jammu and Kashmir's Bandipora district, a defence official said on Thursday.

Defence Ministry spokesman Colonel Rajesh Kalia told IANS: "Two terrorists and a soldier were killed in the ongoing operation in Panar forest area."

A search operation was initiated in the area earlier this week after an Army patrol team were fired at by militants.

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