Srinagar: Three militants, including two Pakistanis, were killed in separate gun battles with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir, while 10 kg RDX and grenades were recovered from a militant hideout, a police spokesman said.

He said a Pakistani militant, identified as Akash Bhai, was killed in a gun battle with police and Army personnel at Sesman village in Anantnag district. Two soldiers were injured when the militant lobbed grenades and fired on the search party before being killed in the retaliatory fire.

Akash was involved in the November 10 attack on an Army convoy. PTI

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