News Desk, Amar Ujala, Jammu
Published by: Dushyanth Sharma
Updated to Thu, 28 Oct 2021 09:12 AM IST
One militant was killed in retaliation by security forces.
Security forces in Baramulla (file photo)
– Photo: ANI
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A police spokesman said the militants opened fire on an army and police team patrolling at Cherdari in Baramulla district. In retaliation, police also opened fire on the militants, killing one militant. Police said a pistol, a magazine and a hand grenade were recovered from the body of the slain militant.
Kashmir Zone IG Vijay Kumar said the slain militant belonged to a hybrid type and was identified as Javed Wani of Kulgam. Police say Javed Wani was also involved in the October 20 killing of two laborers.