Militant Shot Dead
24 October 2007
Srinagar: A militant was killed in an encounter with police in Bandipora district today. The ultra was killed when police and security forces returned fire after being were attacked by militants hiding in a house at Brar village, a police spokesman said. The operation in the area was still going on as another militant was believed to be hiding in the house. Police assisted by troops of 23 Punjab cordoned the village this morning following specific information that two militants were hiding in a house there.