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Security forces gun down 2 terrorists in encounter in J&K’s Kulgam

By Saima Siddiqui 
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Security forces gun down 2 terrorists in encounter in J&K’s Kulgam

Srinagar: Two unidentified terrorists were killed in an encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kulgam district on Sunday, police said.

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A search operation was launched in Hassanpora village of Kulgam district following information about the presence of terrorists there, a police spokesperson said.

He said the search operation turned into an encounter after terrorists opened fire on the security forces.

Two ultras were killed in the exchange of fire with the security forces, the spokesperson said, adding the identity and group affiliation of the terrorists is being ascertained.

He further said incriminating materials, including arms and ammunition, were also recovered from the scene of the encounter.

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