Baramulla, Aug 22: A militant has been killed in an ongoing gunfight at Saloosa Kreeri area of Baramulla in north Kashmir on Saturday.
An official told Kashmir Despatch that one militant has been killed so far in the initial stage of a gunfight. He however said that operation is underway.
Earlier a joint team of Army’s 52 RR, SOG, and 176 Bn CRPF sealed the area following specific inputs about the presence of militants movement.
Pertinently, earlier this week three militants were killed in a 32-hour long gunfight at Kreeri Baramulla.
While three security forces personnel were also killed after militants fired on Naka party at the area on the same day.