Anantnag: In Jammu and Kashmir, two militants have been killed in an ongoing encounter between militants and security forces in Anantnag district. One Army Major and another security personnel were also seriously injured during the encounter. The exchange of fire has been going on for over an hour. Security forces have launched a search operation in the area to nab the militants who are suspected to be hiding in the area.
Security forces have cordoned off the entire area in Anantnag. In Anantnag Encounter, the security forces were conducting a search operation at the encounter site after the militants stopped firing and the remaining militants opened fire again. Two security personnel, including the Major, were injured in the incident. Encounter resumed.
The bodies of the two militants have been captured by the security forces. Both the terrorists are said to be locals. On the basis of information received from reliable sources, the troops of the army, SOG and CRPF of the state police jointly cordoned off the area in the morning and launched a search operation. The security forces retaliated after the militants opened fire on the security forces who surrounded them.