J-K: 2 militants killed in Badgam gunfight

Jammu and Kashmir

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Security forces gunned down two militants on Thursday in a gunfight in Jammu and Kashmir’s Badgam district, police said.

Following information about the presence of militants in Bugoo village in Arizal area, the security forces started a cordon and search operation.

“The hiding militants fired at the security forces triggering the gunfight. Searches are ongoing in the village,” police sources said, according to IANS.


The security forces have recovered arms and ammunition from the encounter site.

The identity of the militants is yet to be ascertained.

(With agency inputs)