Security forces gunned down three mlitants in Nowgam sector on Monday during a search operation in Handwara area of Kupwara district of Jammu and Kashmir. According to sources, the officials started firing after they noticed suspicious movement in the area. A search operation was prompted after Pakistan initiated indiscriminate firing along LOC in Nowgam sector around 11:30 on Sunday night. The forces are still continuing search operations in the nearby regions, according to reports.
More details are awaited.