Two militants were on Monday killed in a gunfight with government forces in Handwara area of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district.
Superintendent of police (SP) Handwara Ghulam Jeelani said two militants were killed in the firefight.
He said their identities were being ascertained.
Earlier, a gunfight erupted between militants and government forces in Rajwar area of Handwara in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district after the latter attacked a police party.
SDPO Handwara Shabir Khan told that militants attacked a police party near Gangazar, Zachel area of Rajwar today evening.