Three Pakistani militants killed on Sopore-Kupwara highway

Srinagar, December 11: Three militants have been killed in an overnight brief gunfight at Younsu on Sopore- Kupwara highway.

A Joint team of Army’s 22 RR, CRPF and SOG cordoned off Younsu area of Handwara at around 12:30 am following specific information about presence of some militants.

As the joint team fired some warning shots towards the suspected spot, the hiding militants tried to break the cordon. However the joint team engaged them in a gunfight, the officer said.

  • The gunfight continued about an hour resulted into the killing both the holed up militants.

All the three Pakistani Millitants have been killed DGP Tweets.