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One militant killed in Kupwara; encounter underway

Militant killed in encounter in J-K's Kupwara

Press Trust of India  |  Srinagar 

Representational image. Photo: PTI
Representational image. Photo: PTI

An unidentified militant was killed in a gunbattle with security forces in area of Kupwara district in Jammu and Kashmir.

An encounter broke out between militant and security forces this morning after the latter launched a search operation in Langet, 100 kms from here, an Army official said.

He said one militant has been killed and the encounter is still underway.

First Published: Sun, October 22 2017. 11:35 IST