In an encounter with the Police two militants were killed in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir. According to Police the identity of the militants is yet to be established.
The militants fired upon the Police when search operations were on. In Tikkur area of Pulwama security forces launched cordon and search operation after specific information about the presence of militants about the presence of militants in the area.
During the search the militants started firing according to the police sources. The forces retaliated and in the encounter two militants were killed.
The identity of the militants is being ascertained.