Two Lashkar-e-Taiba Militants killed in the gunfight which broke out on Thursday morning in Jammu Kashmir’s Padgampora region of Pulwama district.
It all began when security forces of the CRPF and Kashmir police came to know about the presence of two-three militants holed up in the region. Following this police and security forces launched search operation and cordoned off the area.
Killed militants have been identified as Lashkar-e-Taiba’s Jahangir Ahmed Ganaie and Mohammad Shafi Shergujari. They were a resident of Koel village of Pulwama district.
For security purpose, the authorities suspended train services from Banihal to Srinagar as it is one of the nearest railway stations from the encounter site.