Jawan injured and civilian dead in Kashmir gunfight with militants

A civilian was killed and an Army soldier wounded in a gunfight between security forces and terrorists . The terrorists were cornered by a joint team of J&K police, the CRPF, and Armys 1 Rashtriya Rifles .

SRINAGAR: Late Friday afternoon, a civilian was killed and an Army soldier was wounded in a gunfight between security forces and terrorists at Redwani village in south Kashmir's Kulgam.The terrorists were cornered by a joint team of J&K police, the CRPF, and Armys 1 Rashtriya Rifles, which resulted in a shootout in which a young man named Manzoor Ahmad Lone was killed.According to family members, Manzoors married last year and his wife gave him a child just two months earlier.Police in the Kashmir zone reported that jawan Kiran Singh of Ramban in Jammu was wounded in the operation, which was called off after the terrorists were able to flee.