Army commando killed in Kupwara encounter

Srinagar, Jul 11 : An army commando was killed and another injured on Wednesday in an encounter between hiding militants and government forces in a forested area of Jammu and Kashmir’s Kupwara district, army officials said.
Army sources said commando identified as Sepoy Mukul Meena was killed and another soldier injured during an ongoing encounter in Sadu Ganga forest area of Kupwara.
They said that an operation was launched in the forest area on Tuesday following information about a group of militants hiding there.