Srinagar: A policeman abducted by militants was rescued while as two militants were killed in a brief shootout at Shirpora Frisal area in South Kashmir’s Kulgam district, police said.
A police spokesman said that a policeman was abducted on Friday evening from Shipora Frisal. The area domination party of police stopped the vehicle carrying two militants who were travelling along with an abducted policeman. “The militants, however fired at the police naka and tried to flee. They were killed in a brief shootout while as the abducted cop was rescued,” he said.
One police official got injured during the exchange of fire who was shifted to nearest hospital.
“Operation is on and further investigation have been taken up,” said police.