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Three unidentified militants were today killed in an encounter with security forces in Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir, the Army said.
The encounter broke out between security forces and terrorists in Anantnag's Hakura in the early hours of Monday.
#JammuAndKashmir: Visuals from Anantnag's Hakura where three terrorists were killed in a brief encounter with security forces this morning. (visuals deferred by unspecified time) pic.twitter.com/GfuFWdxORQ— ANI (@ANI) March 12, 2018
According to primary information, no collateral damage to the security forces has been reported.
Army officials said three militants were killed in the pre-dawn encounter with security forces. The identity and group affiliation of the slain militants was not immediately known.
Further details are awaited.