A police official said the two militants were "killed in a brief shootout" at Rajwar, Handwara.
A police spokesman said the slain militants were identified as Toib of Sopore and Ashiq of Palhallan Pattan. The militants are heard telling Ahmad not to approach the police and also warn him against joining politics.
The gun battle ensued after the terrorists opened fire on a joint team of police, Army and the Central Reserve Police Force at Galganzer village, prompting the forces to retaliate. "We have not yet ascertained the identity of the deceased", the SDPO said. Meanwhile, a search operation has been launched in the area.
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Annual amnesty for unused antibiotics to tackle drug-resistant bugs
He is passionate about antibiotic awareness, because it's crucial that hospitals can continue to use antibiotics. Members of the public can also hand in their antibiotics at their local high street pharmacy.
Govt starts BharatNet Phase 2, aims 100% connectivity by 2020
DoT will also sign Memorandum of Understanding with States for the implementation of BharatNet Phase II during the Conference. Under BharatNet phase 2, around 6-7 lakh Wi-fi hotspots will be added with 2-5 hotspots in each panchayat.
Police sources said Lashkar-e-Toiba commander Mehmood Bhai and his men are active in Hajin area of Bandipora districts.
No one was injured in the attack.
A video of a Congress worker hailing from south Kashmir's Shopian district and being tortured by militants has gone viral on social media.