Srinagar: A militant was killed in the ongoing encounter between the security forces and militants during a joint search operation launched here in Nawakadal area of Srinagar city on Tuesday.
“Nawakadal Encounter Update. One terrorist killed. Operation continues.
Details to follow,” tweeted Jammu and Kashmir Police.
Nawakadal Encounter Update. One terrorist killed. Operation continues.
Details to follow.
— J&K Police (@JmuKmrPolice) May 19, 2020
Earlier, today morning a gunfight broke out after a joint of government forces cordoned off Nawakadal area of Srinagar city in wee hours. As the joint team intensified searches towards the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon, triggering an encounter.