Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Lalpora space of Pampore in south Kashmir district
A militant and a civilian have been killed in an ongoing encounter in south Kashmir’s Pulwama.
Meanwhile, one militant has surrendered and one other stays trapped on the encounter web site in Pulwama’s Pampore space.
“One militant has been killed and one local militant has surrendered,” a police officer mentioned.
The identification of the slain militant couldn’t be established instantly.
The encounter erupted within the Meej locality of Pampore on Thursday night during a search operation of the security forces. Two civilians have been additionally injured within the preliminary alternate of fireplace.
An official mentioned one of many two injured civilians, Abid Nabi, died on the Shri Maharaja Hari Singh hospital in Srinagar.
Internet providers have been snapped within the Pampore-Awantipora belt following the demise of the civilian.