Srinagar, May 28: Two militants were killed in an encounter between terrorists and security forces in Kokernag area of Jammu and Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Tuesday.
The identity of slain terrorists was being ascertained.
Earlier in the day, security forces have launched a pre-dawn search operation in Kareemabad village of Pulwama district. As no militant was found, it was called off.
According to the reports, security forces withdrew after bands of stone pelting youths engaged them in pitched clashes.