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Militants killed in Budgam had escaped recent gunfight: ADGP Kashmir

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Two militants killed in a retaliatory fire after government  forces tried to stop a vehicle during area domination in central Kashmir’s Budgam district had escaped from a recent gunfight in the area, police said.

Kashmir zone police on its official Twitter handle informed that both militants belonged to LeT militant outfit

“Both the killed terrorists are identified as Arbaaz Mir and Shahid Sheikh of Pulwama linked with the proscribed terror outfit LeT. Both the terrorists earlier escaped from recent encounter: ADGP Kashmir,” police tweeted.

Earlier, police said on specific input, joint area domination party of army and police tried to stop one suspected vehicle, however militants fired upon them and in retaliation two militants were killed. (KNO)

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