Four killed by troops in held Kashmir

SRINAGARSRINAGAR: Indian soldiers killed four suspected militants and captured another during a day-long gunbattle in India-held Kashmir, a defence spokesman said on Thursday.

He said that soldiers detected the group of militants in Uri, 100km southwest of Srinagar, on Wednesday morning, triggering a gunfight that ended on Thursday afternoon.

“One terrorist was killed yesterday in Uri and three today in the contiguous forest area of Rafiabad,” Indian defence spokesman Colonel N.N. Joshi said.

“One (militant) was captured alive during the operation,” he said.

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