J&K: Soldier, militant killed in Kulgam; encounter underway
An Army jawan and a militant have been killed in an encounter that is underway in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kulgam district, PTI has reported. A soldier, who was critically injured in the gunbattle with militants at Nowbug Kund in Kulgam district, succumbed to injuries, PTI reported quoting Army sources. A militant was also killed in the operation.
A counter-insurgency operation was launched at Nowbug Kund village in the morning following a specific input about the presence of militants in the area.