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Indian troops martyr three Kashmiris in Tral town

Two terrorists killed in an encounter with security forces in Satora area of Tral, operation underway

Meanwhile, exchange of firing between the militants and government forces was going on at Wantwon Satoora forest area. The exact outfit is not known but most probably they are foreign militants.

In this operation three militants were killed, reports said.the bodies of militants have not yet been recovered.

One more militant is believed to be holed up inside a cave on a hillock. The encounter began late at night in an area a few kilometres from the Tral town.

Tral Encounter: Two terrorists were gunned down in the encounter.

Two JeM militants were killed earlier on Saturday by security forces during an anti-terror operation in Pulwama district while the third had entered the cave.

The identity of slain militants was being ascertained.

He was apprehended during an ambush laid by Special Operations Group (SoG) of Sumbal and 13 Rastriya Rifles regiment of Army at Markundal in Pushwari.

With militancy, especially home grown, on rise, security forces have launched a massive operation to flush out the terrorists. The encounter broke at around 8:15 AM on Saturday.