2nd encounter in less than 24 hours in South Kashmir
Shopian, June 18: One Unidentified militant killed in Munand-Bandpava Shopian Encounter operation on.
An official told, that a joint team of Police, Army’s 44 RR and CRPF launched a cordon and search operation based on a specific information about the presence of militants in the area.
He said that as the joint team of forces approached towards the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon them which was retaliated, triggering an encounter.
A senior police officer also confirmed the exchange of fire between forces and militants in the area.