Two militants were killed in a gunfight with government forces at Saimoh village of Tral in Awantipora police district on Tuesday.
J&K police said in a Tweet: "One more militant killed. Operation concludes. #Incriminating materials including #arms & #ammunition recovered. Further details shall follow."
In the initial gunfight, one militant was killed.
Earlier, an official said that a joint team of Awantipora Police, Army’s 42 RR and CRPF launched a cordon and search operation on specific information about the presence of militants in the area.
He said as the joint team of forces approached towards the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon them which was retialated triggering a gunfight.
Following the gunfight authorities blocked internet service in Awantipora police district.