SRINAGAR, OCTOBER 11: Two militants have been killed in an ongoing encounter at Handwara in North Kashmir’s Kupwara district even as police termed the presence of AMU scholar Manan Wani at the encounter site as a speculation.
Meanwhile, a civilian was hit by a bullet at the encounter site as dozens of protesters sustained pellet injury in the clashes at the gunfight site. The identity of two local militants killed is being ascertained, a top police officer told (KNO).
He said that police and other forces launched the cordon and search operation in in Shatbug area of Handwara.(KNO)