Militant killed in Brief shootout in Shopian | KNO

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Militant killed in Brief shootout in Shopian | KNO

Kashmir News Observer (KNO)

Shopian, May 10 (KNO) :An unidentified militant has been killed in a brief shootout at Amshipora area of Shopian. Reports reaching to KNO that a team of forces including 23 Paras cordoned off an orchards in Amshipora area having inputs about the presence of militant in the area. As forces cordoned off the area, hiding militants fired upon the forces which was retaliated triggered a brief shootout. Locals told KNO that they heard some gunshots at around 3 am in the are which created panic in the area Earlier officials claimed that on searching the area nothing was found, however now officials are claiming that a body of a militant has been found in the area. An official confirmed that dead body of a militant has been found and search operation is still on in the area. Reports said that the killed militant is Aadil from Ramnagri shopian however there was no official confirmation regarding it as of now.(KNO)