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Army guns down terrorist in Kashmir's Pulwama district, operation still on

The identity of the slain militant is yet to be ascertained

Press Trust of India  |  Srinagar 

Indian Army personnel taking positions in an orchard field during a crackdown at a village in Kashmir. Photo: PTI

An unidentified militant was killed on Monday in an encounter with security forces in district of Kashmir, police said.

Security forces launched a search operation in Bahmnoo area of on Monday morning following information about presence of militants there, a police spokesman said.

He said one militant was killed in the operation,which was still going on.

The identity of the slain terrorist could not be ascertained immediately, he added.