ALSO READEight IPS officers, including Rakesh Asthana, promoted 990 get Police Medals, Chhattisgarh's STF commander posthumous gallantry awardee 383 police personnel killed in last one year: IB Militants kill three civilians, police say minister was target 65 companies of central forces for Himachal Assembly polls
Two separate gunfights erupted on Tuesday between militants and security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam and Pulwama districts, police said.
In Pulwama, the gunfight was triggered after holed-up militants fired at the security forces comprising troops from the Rashtriya Rifles (RR), Special Operations Group (SOG) and Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), in Laam village near Tral town.
In Kulgam, as the security forces cordoned off Nowbug village in Qazigund area following information about the presence of the militants, they were fired at.
"The two gunfights are ongoing," the police added.
(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)