Two Jaish militants killed in Sopore encounter

Two Jaish-e-Mohammad militants were killed and an Army jawan injured in an overnight encounter with security forces in Sopore, police said Tuesday.

Srinagar: Two Jaish-e-Mohammad militants were killed and an Army jawan injured in an overnight encounter with security forces in Sopore, police said Tuesday.
The gunbattle broke out at Lalid-Sopore during search operation, 60 kms from here, last evening. An army jawan was also injured in the gunbattle that was continuing when last
reports came in, they said.

Security forces had yesterday killed four militants, believed to be foreigners, in the dense Hamam-Nardagan forests in Rafiabad, 65 kms from here. An army jawan was injured in
the gunbattle.
Identity of the slain militants and their group affiliation was being ascertained. Four AK 47 rifles, a UBGL (under barrel grenade launcher) and other arms and ammunition
were recovered from the slain militants.

PTI

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