Anantnag, 24 March: As a part of a joint operation,Anantnag Police along with 19 RR and Crpf launched a search in Shishtargam area of PS Dooro which resulted in an encounter with hiding militants.
In the ongoing encounter , 2 militants have been killed. The identity and affiliation of the killed terrorists are being ascertained.
In the process huge cache of incriminating material which include AK 47 rifles , grenades ,etc were recovered from the encounter site.
In the said encounter no collateral damage has taken place , and security forces are now sanitising the area .
In this connection a case has been registered and investigation has a been taken up , under the relevant provisions of the law by the Police.