File photo: Security forces take positions during a terrorist attack at Sunjwan Army camp in Jammu. Photograph:( PTI )
The security forces started a cordon and search operation after they received information about the presence of militants in the locality
Security forces in Jammu and Kashmir killed two militants on Thursday in a gunfight at Zagoo Arizal area in Badgam district, police said.
The security forces started a cordon and search operation after they received information about the presence of militants in the locality.
The hiding militants started firing at the security forces triggering the gunfight.
Searches are ongoing in the village," police sources said.
#WATCH Gunshots heard at the site of encounter in Zagoo Arizal area of Budgam, where 2 terrorists have been neutralised by security forces.The operation has concluded now. (Visuals deferred by unspecified time) #JammuAndKashmir pic.twitter.com/y3LvwzLfGH— ANI (@ANI) November 1, 2018
Incriminating materials including arms and ammunition were recovered from the site of encounter. Police have registered a case and initiated an investigation into the matter.
Police requested citizens not to venture into the encounter zone. Police have requested the people to cooperate with police till the area is completely sanitized and cleared of all the explosives materials.