Four militants were found in the southern region of Kashmir, all of them were hiding in Shopian. On Tuesday, after an encounter with the security forces they were shot dead.
In the Melhora village of Shopian district they were encircled while a search and cordon operation (CASO) was going on. The militants while hiding opened fire and further got involved in a gunfight. The Police are yet to confirm the identities of the deceased.
After the incident, entries and exits of the district have been sealed and no one is to enter in the Melhora village. The Zainapoora Police from the south Kashmir confirmed the news this Tuesday evening.