Five local militants killed in Kulgam gunfight : Army | KNO

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Five local militants killed in Kulgam gunfight : Army | KNO

Kashmir News Observer (KNO)

Srinagar Sept 15 (KNO) : All five militants were killed in an ongoing gunfight with the government forces in south Kashmir’s Kulgam district on Saturday, army said.

Defence spokesman Col Rajesh Kalia told (KNO) that the operation ended with the killing of five militants at Chowgam. He said that bodies of the slain along with weapons and other warlike stores were recovered.

The gunfight broke out late last night after a joint team of army and SOG launched a cordon-and-search operation at Chowgam village. Railway services in the valley were also suspended.