Militant killed, soldier injured during gunfight in Kulgam

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SRINAGAR — One militant has been killed and an Army soldier was injured in an ongoing operation in Turigam area of south Kashmir’s Kulgam district on Sunday afternoon.

A police officer said that one militant was killed during the gunfight and an Army soldier suffered injuries. He said that the injured soldier has been evacuated to a hospital for treatment.

He said that the body of the slain militant is lying at the encounter site and is yet to be recovered as the operation is still underway.

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Earlier, a joint team of Army, CRPF and SOG launched a cordon and search operation in Turigam village, he said.

The cordon was laid in the area following credible inputs about the presence of some Jaish-e-Mohammad militants in the area, he said. (GNS)

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