Srinagar, August 29: Three militants were killed, and a army trooper injured in ongoing encounter between militants and government forces in Zadoora area of South Kashmir’s Pulwama district.
Official sources told GNS that three militants have been killed, whose identity is yet to be ascertained.
They said also one Army trooper received bullet wound, was subsequently shifted to 92 Base hospital for treatment.
Earlier, According to the reports reaching GNS, a joint team of Police, Army’s 50RR and CRPF launched a cordon-and-search-operation in Zadoora.
As the joint team encircled the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon them. The fire was retaliated by the joint team, triggering off an encounter.