1 militant killed in J and K gunfight

Srinagar, Feb 14 (IANS) One militant was killed and six people were injured on Tuesday during a gunfight in Jammu and Kashmir’s Bandipora district, police said.

The incident took place when security forces launched a search operation in Parraypora village after getting information about holed-up militants.

The militants opened fire leading to the gunfight, the police said.

The injured comprised two soldiers, three police personnel and one civilian.