Two Lashkar-e-Taiba militants killed in Kulgam encounter

SRINAGAR: Two Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) militants were killed in an encounter with security forces in Kulgam district of south Kashmir today, police said.
The encounter began this afternoon at a village in Kulgam as Jammu and Kashmir Police, along with the CRPF and the Army, were carrying out operations to clear a national highway ahead of the Amarnath Yatra, beginning June 28, a senior police official said.
The encounter was still going on, the official said.
Further details were awaited. (AGENCIES)