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Militant killed in encounter with security forces in Kupwara: Police

Press Trust of India  |  Srinagar 

An unidentified militant was killed early this morning in an overnight encounter with security forces in district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said.

One militant has been killed in the encounter so far, a said.

The encounter in a forest area of Handwara, in north Kashmir's Kupwara, broke out late last night after security forces launched a cordon and there following specific information about the presence of militants.

The operation is underway, the said.

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First Published: Mon, July 09 2018. 08:05 IST
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