Jammu and Kashmir: Three militants killed in Anantnag encounter, says Army

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Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP)-Anantnag Altaf Khan told a news agency that the operation was launched based on specific inputs about the presence of some militants inside a house.

"While the searches were going on, hiding terrorists fired upon the search party".

Three unidentified terrorists were today killed in an encounter with security forces in Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir, the Army said.

The fire was responded triggering off a brief exchange of the gunfight, the SSP said, adding that the trio was killed in the retaliatory action. According to reports, restrictions have been imposed in Srinagar after the encounter.

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Police have also identified two terrorists, while the identity of one is being ascertained.

The authorities have ordered closure of all schools and colleges for Monday in Srinagar fearing protests in the city.

Suspected terrorists reportedly hurled a grenade on a CRPF guard post in south Kashmir's Kulgam district on Sunday evening, but there was no damage, police said. We didn't give them enough time to escape or breach the cordon, the police statement said.

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