Two Lashkar militants killed in Poonch

Last Updated: Thu, Jun 23, 2011 12:00 hrs

Two Lashkar-e-Taiba militants were today killed in an encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch District.

Acting on atip-off, a joint team of police and Army launched a search operation in Chamraid area of Bafliaz belt of the district this morning.

Seeing the patrol party militants opened fire which was retaliated leading to the encounter.

Two Chinese grenades, one UBGL, two pouches, two AK magazines were recovered from the slain LeT militants. (ANI)

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