Friday, 17 November, 2017

2 militants killed in Handwara encounter

Two militants killed in Kashmir encounter Two Hizbul militants killed in encounter after attack on police in Kashmir's Kupwara
Kenny Thornton | 14 November, 2017, 10:10

Two Hizbul Mujhadeen militants were killed on Monday night in a gun fight with Security Forces in Zachaldara Handwara area of Kupwara district.

Earlier on November 10, terrorists opened fire on a police vehicle in Kulgam's Qazigund of Jammu and Kashmir.

DIG North Kashmir, VK Birdi said that two militants were killed after they lobbed a grenade and fired on a police naka party in Sultanpora, Zacheldara in Handwara today evening.

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Reports said that thousands of people have assembled at Palhalan and Bratkalan to participate in the last rites of these slain militants. The attack was repulsed by the forces, he said.

"At both these places, searches are going on".

Four of his family members including father, two brothers and an aunt were also injured in the attack. In a separate case in south Kashmir's Shopian district, militants assaulted a Congress worker. They caution him against acting as an "informer" of police and working for mainstream parties.

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