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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.

First Published: Mon, July 03 2017. 09:39 IST