Shrinagar: A militant and two army jawan were killed while three others are injured in an encounter in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir Tuesday, police sources said.
Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Ratnipora area in south Kashmir during the night following specific information about the presence of militants there. T
he search operation turned into an encounter after militants fired on the forces who retaliated.
The operation is underway in Ratnipora area of Pulwama. The injured has been taken to a hospital for treatment, the sources said.