J&K: Two terrorist gunned down in Baramulla

| Updated: Aug 23, 2017 11:20 IST

Baramulla (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Feb. 4 (ANI): Two terrorists were killed in a joint operation carried out by the police and 52 Rashtriya Rifles on Saturday in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla district. The police also recovered one AK-47 rifle and a pistol from the militants. The joint operation was launched after receiving a tip-off that a group of terrorists was on the move. "While the vehicle was being intercepted the militants fired upon the joint police and army parties and in relative fire, two terrorists got killed," said Senior Superintendent of Police Imtiyaz Hussain. The terrorist group to which the militants belonged has not yet been identified. "We are not sure from which outfit they are but, it is a major breakthrough for police and security forces," Hussain added.(ANI)