Srinagar: Three militants and an assistant sub-inspector of Jammu and Kashmir Police have been killed in a gunfight on the outskirts of the town right here on Sunday, police mentioned.
Militants fired on a joint ‘naka’ of police and the Central Reserve Police Pressure (CRPF) at Pantha Chowk space late on Saturday night time, a police official mentioned.
He mentioned the joint events of the forces cordoned off the world and launched a search operation there.
In the course of the searches within the space, the militants once more fired on the search get together of the forces, who retaliated, resulting in an encounter, the official mentioned.
A decent cordon was maintained all through the night time and the firing resumed this morning, he mentioned.
He mentioned three militants have been killed within the gunfight.
An assistant sub-inspector of Jammu and Kashmir Police, Babu Ram, was additionally killed within the operation, the official added.
The operation is occurring and additional particulars have been awaited, he mentioned.
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