Two militants killed in Kashmir encounter

Two militants were killed in an encounter with security forces in Shopian district of South Kashmir.

Last Updated: Nov 02, 2010, 09:25 AM IST

Srinagar: Two militants were killed in an
encounter with security forces in Shopian district of South
Kashmir in the wee hours Tuesday morning, a police spokesman
said.

The encounter broke out when security forces
confronted the militants in the district, the spokesman said,
adding two ultras were killed in the gunfight.

The identity and group affiliation of the slain
militants could not be ascertained as the search operation in
the area was continuing when reports last came in, he said.

PTI