Srinagar, Apr 27 : A militant associate was killed and an Army officer was injured in an encounter in south Kashmir district of Kulgam, while other ultras managed to escape, a police spokesperson said here on Monday. This is the second encounter in less than 24 hours in Kulgam, where four militants were killed last night in a gunfight.
Earlier, the police and Army had claimed that three militants were killed in the encounter. Giving details about the encounter, the spokesperson said in view of inputs regarding militants planning to abduct and murder police personnel, exhaustive domination was being carried out by joint forces of Kulgam Police, RR and CRPF from the last few days.(UNI)