2 terrorists killed by security forces in J&K encounter: Army

Security forces opened fire on terrorists in Anantnag today Photograph:( DNA )

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Jan 09, 2018, 04.38 AM (IST)

Two militants were killed by security forces in Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir, the Army said on Tuesday. The encounter is still on.

"Two militants have been killed so far in an anti- insurgency operation in Larnoo area of Kokernag in Anantnag district," an Army official said.

According to reports, a group of terrorists is believed to be hiding in a residential premises in the area.

On Monday, a terrorist was killed in an encounter with a police party in Budgam district of Jammu and Kashmir.

The gunbattle started after the terrorist opened fire on the police party in Zuhama, Chadoora of Budgam district.

(With inputs from PTI)