Three Killed In IHK Gunbattle

22 May 2009
Agence France-Presse


Srinagar: Three suspected freedom fighters were killed Friday in a gunbattle with Indian troops near the Line of Control, the military said. “The gunbattle erupted early today (Friday) in Tangdhar sector near the Line of Control,” said Indian army spokesman Uma Maheshwar. He said the fighters were killed when they tried to cross the heavily militarised line. “The operation is still on in the area,” the spokesman said.