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JK: Six JeM men gunned down
Mukhtar Ahmad In Srinagar | May 17, 2008 13:04 IST
Last Updated: May 17, 2008 13:39 IST
Six JeM militants were gunned down in an encounter with security forces at Tral in South Kashmir on Saturday.
A Defence spokesman said a heavily armed JeM team ambushed a CRPF team in Lurgam, 40 km from Srinagar [Images] on Saturday morning.
"The security forces are engaged in a fierce gunbattle," Colonel Manjinder Singh told rediff.com.
He said a huge cache of arms and ammunition had been recovered from the militants.
The operation is still continuing.