Srinagar, July 17: Three militants have been killed in brief Gun fight with government forces in Anatnag village of South Kashmir on Monday evening.

A Police officer told news agency that a joint team of army, SOG and CRPF cordoned off Bul Bul Nowgam area following specific inputs about the presence of some militants.

As the joint team of forces intensified the searches, the militants hiding in the area opened fire triggering of an encounter.

Three militants have been killed in the gun fight and their identification are:

Showkat Lohar R/O Arwani Bijbehara.

Muzafar Hajam R/O Kokernag.

3rd is unidentified most probebly Pakistani.

1 Ak 47 ,1 Slr and 1 Pistol recovered from their procession.