Srinagar 19 May(KNB): One militant was killed and two security forces personnel were injured on Tuesday in a encounter in Nawakadal area of Central Kashmir’s Srinagar district.
According to reports reached to KNB, A police spokesperson said based on a credible input about the presence of militants in Kanimazi Nawal Kadal area of Srinagar district, cordon-and-search-operation (CASO) was launched by the army and police during wee hours of Monday.
“As the searches were going on, militants fired upon which was retaliated by the forces leading to a gunfight. In the ongoing encounter, one militant was killed and policeman, CRPF personnel were injured,” he said.
Mobile internet and voice services- (expect BSNL) were snapped in the district to prevent the spread of rumours.(KNB)