Srinagar: One army man has been killed in an encounter between security forces and militants in Ladoora village in Rafiabad. The firing started at around 7:20 am on Wednesday and is still underway. Two militants are believed to have been engaged in the gunbattle. The militants are said to be associated with Lashkar-e-Islam – the outfit that recently targeted cellphone operators in the valley. The area has been cordoned off.
2015 Kashmir Despatch