3 Militants Killed in Tral Gunfight, identified

Tral (Pulwama), March 03 :  Three militants were killed in an encounter with forces in Tral area of South Kashmir’s Pulwama district in the intervening night ofThursday,  official sources said.

As per the reports,  The encounter took place in Dadasara village of Tral at late evening yesterday when the militants hiding in a house starts firing on forces of mohd shaban, near Mir Mohalla.

“On a specific information about the presence of militants, Police, Army’s 42 RR cordoned Dadasara village and started search operation,” official said.

Soon after the cordon the encounter started in the area, resulting the death of all three militants in midnight and also huge damage to the house.

The slain militants were all locals and were identified as Aasif Yousuf of Dadsara Tral , Ishaq Parray of Laribal Tral and Aashiq Hussain of Chersoo Awantipora.