Two militants killed, officer among three soldiers wounded in ongoing Baramulla gunfight


Srinagar, Army on Thursday said two militants were killed and three soldiers, including an officer, wounded in an ongoing gunfight in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district.
In a statement, an army spokesman said two militants were killed in Kandi area of Kalantra. He said an army officer and two soldiers were wounded in the gunfight who were evacuated to 92 Base hospital in Srinagar for treatment. “The operation is in progress,” he said.The gunfight broke out today morning after the forces started searches in the area. The operation which was launched last evening was suspended during the night.
Two more gunfights are underway in Sopore and Hajin areas of north Kashmir. A militant was killed in Hajin gunfight while two policemen were wounded in Sopore.