Six militants killed in Shopian’s Batagund village

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Srinagar: Six militants were killed in a fierce gunfight which erupted between militants and goverment forces in Batagund area of south Kashmir’s Shopian district on Sunday during wee hours.

Report’s reaching here said that six militants were killed after a joint team of Army’s 34RR, CRPF and SOG Shopian launched a cordon and search operation in Batagund.

A senior Police official confirmed that six militants have been killed while earlier four militant bodies were recovered. The officer said two more bodies have been found.

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However, officer said that identity of the slain militants are yet to be ascertained.

As per the sources, all slain militants belong to Hizb and LeT including some top commanders. (GNS)

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