Srinagar, March 12:One militant has been killed in an overnight ongoing encounter at ChewaKalan area of South Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Saturday.
Official sources told GNS, that one militant has been killed in an overnight encounter, however identity of the slain militant is yet to be ascertained as the encounter is still underway.
Probably there could be two more militants inside.The encounter had started on Friday evening and was suspended due to darkness for precautionary measures, they said.
Earlier Reports reaching GNS that a joint team of Police and army launched a cordon and search operation in ChewaKalan.
As the joint team of forces approached towards the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon the forces, triggering off a gunfight.(GNS)