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Suspected LeT militants killed in J&K

IANS  |  Srinagar 

Two suspected Lashkar militants were killed on Friday in a gunfight with the security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's district, police said.

The holed up militants were killed in the encounter in Graw-Bandina village of

"Two militants believed to belong to outfit have been killed in the encounter. Their exact identity is being established. Searches are still going on in the area," an said.

"##encounter update: 02 #terrorists killed. #Arms & #ammunition recovered. #Identities & #affiliations are being ascertained," was the update on the official twitter handle of

from to town passing through district and all in the area have been suspended.

The encounter started earlier in the day when acting on specific information the security forces began a cordon and to flush out hiding militants.

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First Published: Fri, June 14 2019. 12:20 IST
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