1 militant, 3 others killed in firing incident in Shopian

SRINAGAR, MAR 4: Four people, including a militant, were killed tonight in south Kashmir’s Shopian district after ultras fired on a security forces mobile vehicle check post, a police official said. The official said a joint mobile vehicle check post (MVCP) near Pohan in Shopian signalled a car to stop, but it did not. The Army men were fired upon and they retaliated, in which a militant was killed, the official said. He said a weapon and a pouch was found near the militant’s body. The official said that when police were called, they found a car at some distance in which three youths were found dead. (AGENCIES)