Two militants were killed in an overnight gunfight that broke out in Brath Kalan village of North Kashmir’s Sopore between militants and goverment forces on Wednesday evening.
Reports reaching here said that after joint team of army’s 42RR, SOG and CRPF launched cordon and search operation in Brath Kalan after having credible input about presence of some militants in the area.
As the joint team of forces approached the suspected house the hiding militants fired upon goverment forces triggering an encounter.
Two militants have been killed in the encounter, however their identity is yet to be ascertained.
Meanwhile, mobile internet service has been suspended in Sopore.