Kashmir rebels killed
SRINAGAR: Three militants were killed yesterday in a fierce gunfight in restive Indian-controlled Kashmir, police said.
The gunfight between militants and government forces broke out at Gulabbag-Tral in Pulwama district, about 32km south of Srinagar city.
“The hiding militants opened fire on the joint search party, triggering a gunfight, during which three militants were eliminated,” the police spokesman said.
“The identity of slain militants and their group affiliation is being ascertained,” he added. Xinhua