01 AK-47 Rifle, Pistol and other ammunition recovered
Srinagar: Two militants of Hizbul- Mujahideen outfit were killed in an encounter in Krew area of South Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Friday.
According to the reports, two militants were killed in the gunfight among which one of the militant has been identified as Musaib Ahmad from Khrew while as other one’s identity is yet to be ascertained.
Both slain militants were associated with Hizb. From their possession one AK-47 rifle, one pistol and ammunition has been recovered, the officer added.
The encounter took place after a joint team of Police, Army and CRPF launched a cordon and search operation in Krew.
As the joint team of forces approached towards the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon the forces, triggering off a gunfight.