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Militant killed in Jammu and Kashmir gunfight

IANS  |  Srinagar 

A militant was killed and two soldiers were injured on Thursday in a gunfight in Jammu and Kashmir's district, police said.

Based on a tip-off, security forces including Rashtriya Rifles (RR), (CRPF) and the (SOG) of the started a cordon and in Dalipora village.

"The militants fired at the security forces which triggered the ongoing gunfight," the police said.

The slain militant is yet to be identified.

As a precautionary measure, authorities have suspended in

has also been brought down in city to prevent uploading of and posts.

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First Published: Thu, May 16 2019. 08:14 IST
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