Three militants killed in Sopore encounter
Sopore: Three militants were killed in an encounter in Jammu and Kashmir`s Sopore district on Monday.
The gunbattle broke out between the security forces and the militants, following a military operation.
"In today`s operation, three militants got killed and three dead bodies which have been recovered in shell and identification suggests that the militants killed belong to Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM)," Inspector General (IG) of Jammu and Kashmir Police, Abdul Gani Mir told media here today.
The police and the army launched a joint action to search the militants after they got information from intelligence about the militants hideout.
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