In June 46 militants killed in Kashmir, so far highest in single month: IGP

Inspector General of Police (IGP), Kashmir, Vijay Kumar, Monday said that 46 militants have been killed in Kashmir in the month of June so far in around a dozen gunfights, which as per him is highest in a single month.

IGP added that two more days are still month, indicating more gunfights may take place in next couple of days.

The govt forces seem to be upping the ante against militant groups in the Kashmir valley. There is a gunfight almost every day in the valley.

On Monday three unidentified militants were killed in a gunfight with the government forces in south Kashmir’s Anantnag district.