Srinagar, Two militants have been killed in an encounter at Pazalpora village in Sopore area of Baramulla district.

A police officer told Kashmir Glory thar army’s 22 RR, CRPF and SOG had launched a search operation at village Pazalpora last evening following information about the presence of some militants.

Today wee hours as the joint team of forces intensified the combing operation, the militants tried to break the cordon. However, the forces enganged them in a gunfight, he said.

In the encounter two Hizb militants namely Basit Mir R/o Andergam, Pattan and Gulzar Lone R/o Brathkalan Sopore were killed.