Srinagar, october 10 Two militants were killed in an ongoing encounter which erupted in wee hours of Saturday in Chinigam area of South Kashmir’s Kulgam district.

Official sources told  that two militant bodies can been seen lying near encounter site, however the bodies were yet to be recovered as encounter was still in the process.

Earlier, According to the reports reaching , a joint team of Police and Army’s 01RR launched a cordon-and-search-operation in Chinigam .

As the joint team encircled the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon them. The fire was retaliated by the joint team, triggering off an encounter.