Jawan, militant killed in J&K encounter
An Army jawan and a militant were on Tuesday killed in an encounter in Kulgam district of Jammu and Kashmir even as security forces were engaged in a counter insurgency operation in Pulwama district. A soldier was critically injured in the gunbattle with militants at Nowbug Kund in Kulgam district, army sources said. They said the injured soldier later succumbed to injuries. A militant was also killed in the operation, the sources said.