Two Pakistani militants shot dead in Baramulla
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Last Updated: Friday, June 18, 2010, 22:08
  
Srinagar: Two Pakistani militants belonging to Harkatul Mujahideen outfit were killed in an overnight gunbattle with security forces in Baramulla district of north Kashmir.

The bodies of Sajid and Umer, hailing from Pakistan, were recovered this morning from a house in Poshnad-Kreeri, 55 kms from here, police said.

The militants fired at a search party of special operations group of local police and troops of 29 Rashtriya Rifles last evening, they said, adding the ultras belonging to Harkatul Mujahideen were killed in the ensuing gunbattle.

Two AK 47 rifles and a large number of ammunition were recovered from the slain militants.

-PTI


First Published: Friday, June 18, 2010, 22:08


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