Srinagar: As per media reports two police personnel dead and another was injured in a fresh exchange of fire between militants and security forces in the Kupwara district of Jammu and Kashmir.
According to The Tribune, two policemen lost their lives and another was injured in the gunfight. The wounded personnel is currently undergoing treatment at a hospital. His condition is believed stable, a police spokesperson said.
An encounter broke out in the Arampora area of the district on Tuesday after security forces launched an operation in the wake of militants opening fire at an Army patrol party. Four militants were killed in the encounter on Tuesday.
The spokesperson said the anti-militancy operation, which continued overnight, was going on when reports last came in.
Four unidentified militants were killed in the operation on Tuesday.