A top Army commander on Friday said that killing of six militants, including a Lashkar-e-Toiba commander, in a gunfight with the forces in south Kashmir’s Anantnag district was a “surgical operation”.

GoC 15 Corps, A K Bhat said the operation was “prompt and precise”.

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“It was a successful operation and Forces didn’t suffer any damage in the operation,” said Bhat while speaking to the media on the sidelines of a function organised on the occasion of Gurpurab Day at 46 RR camp in Baramulla.

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When asked about the recent arrests of two women “over ground workers”, the Army commander said that the duo had been used by militants in the past. (GKNN)

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